sphenoidal process

noun

1
: a process on the superior border of the vertical plate of the palatine bone articulating with the sphenoid
2
: a backward prolongation of the cartilage of the nasal septum between the vomer and the perpendicular plate of the ethmoid

Dictionary Entries Near sphenoidal process

Cite this Entry

“Sphenoidal process.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sphenoidal%20process. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!