Ethmovomerine
Ethmovomerine Eth`mo*vo"mer*ine, n. [Ethmoid + vomerine.] (Anat.) Pertaining to the region of the vomer and the base of the ethmoid in the skull. [1913 Webster]

{Ethmovomerine plate} (Anat.), a cartilaginous plate beneath the front of the fetal brain which the ethmoid region of the skull is developed. [1913 Webster]


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