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noun

  1. [anatomy] the greater wing of the sphenoid bone

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Google previewCetacean Paleobiology (2016)

by Felix G. Marx, Olivier Lambert, Mark D. Uhen

The alisphenoid is a relatively large element, variably exposed in and/or just below the temporal fossa in archaeocetes, odontocetes and most mysticetes (e.g. , Fraser and Purves, 1960; Muller, 1954). The alisphenoid encloses the foramen ...

Google previewAn Introduction to Zoology (1921)

by Charles Henry O'Donoghue

The alisphenoid is a wing-shaped bone, part of which is embedded in the posterior corner of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1899)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

The alisphenoid is a large broad bone. The tympanic cavity is completely enclosed ...

Google previewCollected papers (1903)

The mammalian alisphenoid is an ossification of the ala temporalis, which spreads into the membranous cranial wall, which is not homologous with the cranial wall of lizards, but lies outside it. (Jaupp has shown that part, at any rate, of the ala ...

Google previewBulletin of the Geological Society of America (1917)

The mammalian alisphenoid is an ossification of the ala temporalis, which spreads into the membranous cranial wall, which is not homologous with the cranial wall of lizards, but lies outside it. Gaupp has shown that part, at any rate, of the ala ...

Google previewNorth American Fauna (1891)

The basisphenoid articulates with the basioccipital, presphenoid, alisphenoids ( by ankylosis), pterygoids (by ankylosis), and vertical plates of the palatines (by contact antero-inferiorly — see fig. 7). The alisphenoid is a very important bone, ...

Google previewThe Death Valley Expedition (1893)

A Biological Survey of Parts of California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah

The basisphenoid articulates with the basioccipital, presphenoid, alisphenoids ( by ankylosis), pterygoids (by ankylosis), and vertical plates of the palatines (by contact antero inferiorly — see fig. 7). The alisphenoid is a very important bone, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

alisphenoid A bone that forms ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

alisphenoid One of a pair of structures that extend to either side of the sphenoid bone in the skull of vertebrates.

Google previewA dictionary of scientific terms (1953)

by I. F. Henderson

the alisphenoid of a ñsh skull (задав. subtes- mina! (sübtèg'mlnäl) а. L. гид, under; regnen, a covering] Under the te en or inner coat of a seed (001. . пытавши- свищ—иго prolongations of the echinoderm ...

Google previewWiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume Set (2011)

by Bernard Wood

the basioccipital, basisphenoid, and right alisphenoid (A.L. ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1900)

by Alexander Duane

Alisphenoid (al” cc-st'ee' noyd ) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Ecology (2010)

by Michael Allaby

mammal regions 234 a flexible neck typically with seven vertebrae, articulating through two occipital condyles, the side wall of the skull is formed by the alisphenoid bone, the lower jaw is formed from the dentary bone and articulates with the ...

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Video shows what alisphenoid means. the greater wing of the sphenoid bone. Alisphenoid Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

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