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inion

 [in´e-on]
the external occipital protuberance. adj., adj in´ial.

in·i·on

(in'ē-on), [TA]
A point located on the external occipital protuberance at the intersection of the midline with a line drawn tangent to the uppermost convexity of the right and left superior nuchal lines.
[G. nape of the neck]

inion

/in·i·on/ (in´e-on) the external occipital protuberance.in´ial

inion

(ĭn′ē-ən)
n.
The most prominent projecting point of the occipital bone at the base of the skull.

inion

[in′ē·on]
Etymology: Gk

in·i·on

(in'ē-on) [TA]
A point located on the external occipital protuberance at the intersection of the midline with a line drawn tangentially to the uppermost convexity of the right and left superior nuchal lines.
[G. nape of the neck]

in·i·on

(in'ē-on) [TA]
A point located on the external occipital protuberance at the intersection of the midline with a line drawn tangentially to the uppermost convexity of the right and left superior nuchal lines.
[G. nape of the neck]

inion (in´ēon),

n the most elevated point on the external occipital protuberance in the midsagittal plane.

inion

the most prominent point on the external occipital protuberance.
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