Postglenoid Post*gle"noid, a. [Pref. post- + glenoid.] (Anat.) Situated behind the glenoid fossa of the temporal bone. [1913 Webster]

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  • postglenoid — post·glen·oid glen .ȯid, glēn adj situated behind the glenoid fossa <postglenoid tubercle> * * * post·gle·noid (pōst gleґnoid) behind the glenoid cavity …   Medical dictionary

  • postglenoid — post·glenoid …   English syllables

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  • postglenoid tubercle — a small conical tubercle projecting inferiorly from the zygomatic process of the temporal bone between the mandibular fossa and the external auditory meatus …   Medical dictionary

  • Tympanic part of the temporal bone — Infobox Bone Name = Tympanic part of the temporal bone Latin = pars tympanica ossis temporalis GraySubject = 34 GrayPage = 145 Caption = Left temporal bone. Outer surface. (Tympanic part at bottom center.) Caption2 = Coronal section of right… …   Wikipedia

  • Dallasaurus — Temporal range: 92 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Foramen — A natural opening. Although a foramen is usually through bone, it can be an opening through other types of tissue, as with the foramen ovale. * * * An aperture or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure. SYN: trema (1). [L. an… …   Medical dictionary

  • postglenoidal — adjective see postglenoid I …   Useful english dictionary

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