Basion
Basion Ba"si*on, n. [Gr. ba`sis a base.] (Anat.) The middle of the anterior margin of the great foramen of the skull. [1913 Webster]

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  • basión — punto craneométrico situado en el punto medio del borde anterior del agujero occipital en el plano mesosagital. imagen anatómica [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/b/ba.htm#basion] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • basion — ● basion nom masculin Repère anthropométrique situé sur le milieu du bord antérieur du trou occipital. basion [bazjɔ̃] n. m. ÉTYM. V. 1900; dér. sav. du grec basis « base ». ❖ ♦ Anthrop. Bord antérieur du trou occipital sur la ligne médiane …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • basion — [bā′sē ən] n. [ModL < Gr basis: see BASIS] the midpoint of the front border of the foramen magnum …   English World dictionary

  • Basion — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 46 GrayPage = 181 Caption = Occipital bone at birth. (Basion visible but not labeled.) Caption2 = System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = b 05 DorlandsSuf = 12179057 The… …   Wikipedia

  • basion — The middle point on the anterior margin of the foramen magnum, opposite the opisthion. [G. basis, a base] * * * ba·si·on bā sē .än, zē n the midpoint of the anterior margin of the foramen magnum * * * n. the midpoint …   Medical dictionary

  • basion — ˈbāsēˌän also zē noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, irregular from Latin basis base more at base : the midpoint of the anterior margin of the foramen magnum * * * /bay see on , zee /, n. Craniom. the midpoint of the anterior margin …   Useful english dictionary

  • basion — /bay see on , zee /, n. Craniom. the midpoint of the anterior margin of the foramen magnum. [1875 80; < NL < Gk bás(is) (see BASIS) + ion n. suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • Basion — Ba|si|on, das; s [zu ↑Basis] (Anat.): Messpunkt am Schädel; vorderster Punkt des Hinterhauptloches …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Basion — Ba̲sion [zu ↑Basis] s; s: Mittelpunkt am Vorderrand des großen Hinterhauptsloches (anthropologischer Meßpunkt) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Basion — Ba|si|on das; s <zu ↑Basis u. 1↑...on> Messpunkt am Schädel, vorderster Punkt des Hinterhauptloches …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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