Sphenethmoid
Sphenethmoid Sphe*neth"moid, n. (Anat.) The sphenethmoid bone. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sphenethmoid — Sphe*neth moid, a. [Sphenoid + ethmoid.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the sphenoidal and the ethmoidal regions of the skull, or the sphenethmoid bone; sphenethmoidal. [1913 Webster] {Sphenethmoid bone} (Anat.), a bone of the skull which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sphenethmoid — SYN: sphenoethmoid. * * * sphen·eth·moid (sfən ethґmoid) sphenoethmoid …   Medical dictionary

  • sphenethmoid — sphen·ethmoid …   English syllables

  • sphenethmoid — (ˈ)sfēn+ adjective Etymology: sphen + ethmoid : of, relating to, or being a bone of the skull that surrounds the anterior end of the brain in many amphibians …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sphenethmoid bone — Sphenethmoid Sphe*neth moid, a. [Sphenoid + ethmoid.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the sphenoidal and the ethmoidal regions of the skull, or the sphenethmoid bone; sphenethmoidal. [1913 Webster] {Sphenethmoid bone} (Anat.), a bone of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sphenoid bone — Bone: Sphenoid bone Cranial Bones. Only the end of the wing of the sphenoid bone is visible …   Wikipedia

  • Girdle — Gir dle, n. [OE. gurdel, girdel, AS. gyrdel, fr. gyrdan; akin to D. gordel, G. g[ u]rtel, Icel. gyr?ill. See {Gird}, v. t., to encircle, and cf. {Girth}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which girds, encircles, or incloses; a circumference; a belt; esp …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • girdle — Gir dle, n. [OE. gurdel, girdel, AS. gyrdel, fr. gyrdan; akin to D. gordel, G. g[ u]rtel, Icel. gyr?ill. See {Gird}, v. t., to encircle, and cf. {Girth}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which girds, encircles, or incloses; a circumference; a belt; esp …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Girdle bone — Girdle Gir dle, n. [OE. gurdel, girdel, AS. gyrdel, fr. gyrdan; akin to D. gordel, G. g[ u]rtel, Icel. gyr?ill. See {Gird}, v. t., to encircle, and cf. {Girth}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which girds, encircles, or incloses; a circumference; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Girdle wheel — Girdle Gir dle, n. [OE. gurdel, girdel, AS. gyrdel, fr. gyrdan; akin to D. gordel, G. g[ u]rtel, Icel. gyr?ill. See {Gird}, v. t., to encircle, and cf. {Girth}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which girds, encircles, or incloses; a circumference; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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