zygomaticotemporal suture

sutura temporozygomatica.

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  • Zygomaticotemporal suture — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = Sutura temporozygomatica GraySubject = 46 GrayPage = 182 Caption = Side view of the skull. (Zygomaticotemporal suture is suture between zygomatic bone, at left in white, and temporal bone, at center in pink …   Wikipedia

  • Suture (joint) — This article is about joints in the bones of the cranium. There is also an article about sutures as features of a wide range of animals. Suture also has other meanings in other contexts: Surgical suture, to describe stitches and other techniques… …   Wikipedia

  • zygomaticotemporal — Relating to the zygomatic and temporal bones. * * * zy·go·mat·i·co·tem·po·ral tem p(ə )rəl adj 1) of, relating to, or uniting the zygomatic arch and the temporal bone <the zygomaticotemporal suture> 2 a) of, relating to, or being the branch …   Medical dictionary

  • zygomaticotemporal — “+ adjective Etymology: zygomatico + temporal 1. : of, relating to, or uniting the zygomatic arch and the temporal bone the zygomaticotemporal suture 2. : of, relating to, or constituting a foramen in the zygomatic bone that gives passage to the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Suture — The word suture has several uses in medicine, including: {{}}Cranial suture A type of joint between the bones of the skull where the bones are held tightly together by fibrous tissue. A surgical suture Thread like material used to sew tissue… …   Medical dictionary

  • zygomatic suture — noun : the zygomaticotemporal suture …   Useful english dictionary

  • Frontal suture — Bone: Frontal suture Skull at birth, seen from above …   Wikipedia

  • Coronal suture — Side view of the skull. ( Coronal suture visible near top.) …   Wikipedia

  • Occipitomastoid suture — Side view of the skull. (Occipitomastoid suture identified with arrow.) …   Wikipedia

  • zygomaxillary point — noun : a craniometric point at the lower end of the zygomaticotemporal suture …   Useful english dictionary

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