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stylomastoid foramen

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noun sty·lo·mas·toid foramen \-ˈmas-ˌtȯid-\

Medical Definition of stylomastoid foramen

  1. :  a foramen that occurs on the lower surface of the temporal bone between the styloid and mastoid processes and that forms the termination of the facial canal


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