Medical Dictionary

obelion

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noun obe·li·on \ō-ˈbē-lē-ˌän, -ən\

Medical Definition of obelion

plural

obelia

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  1. :  a point on the sagittal suture that lies between two small openings through the superior dorsal aspect of the parietal bones and is used in craniometric determinations

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