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presphenoid

noun pre·sphe·noid \ -ˈsfē-ˌnȯid \

medical Definition of presphenoid

: a presphenoid bone or cartilage usually united with the basisphenoid in the adult and in humans forming the anterior part of the body of the sphenoid

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presphenoid

adjective
variants: also presphenoidal play \-sfi-ˈnȯid-ᵊl\

medical Definition of presphenoid

: indicating or relating to a median part of the vertebrate skull anterior to the basisphenoid

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