zygomaticofrontal suture

sutura frontozygomatica.

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  • sutura frontozygomatica — [TA] frontozygomatic suture: the line of junction between the zygomatic bone and the zygomatic process of the frontal bone; called also zygomaticofrontal suture …   Medical dictionary

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