Nasoturbinal Na`so*tur"bi*nal, a. [Naso- + turbinal.] (Anat.) Connected with, or near, both the turbinal and the nasal bones; as, the nasoturbinal bone, made up of the uppermost lammel[ae] of the ethmoturbinal, and sometimes united with the nasal. -- n. The nasoturbinal bone. [1913 Webster]

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  • nasoturbinal — na·so·tur·bi·nal tər bə nəl n NASAL CONCHA (b) * * * na·so·tur·bi·nal (na″zo turґbĭ nəl) pertaining to the nose and a turbinate bone …   Medical dictionary

  • nasoturbinal — na·so·turbinal …   English syllables

  • nasoturbinal — |nāzō+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary nas + turbinal : the middle turbinate bone …   Useful english dictionary

  • nasoturbinal concha — agger nasi …   Medical dictionary

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  • agger nasi — [TA] ridge of nose: a ridgelike elevation midway between the anterior extremity of the middle nasal concha and the inner surface of the dorsum of the nose; called also nasoturbinal concha. Agger nasi, an elevation anterior to the middle concha on …   Medical dictionary

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