nasal index

noun

Medical Definition of nasal index

: the ratio of nasal breadth to nasal height multiplied by 100

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“Nasal index.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nasal%20index. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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