craniometric points

cra·ni·o·met·ric points

fixed points on the skull used as landmarks in craniometry.

cra·ni·o·met·ric points

(krā'nē-ō-met'rik poynts)
Fixed points on the skull used as landmarks in craniometry.

cra·ni·o·met·ric points

(krā'nē-ō-met'rik poynts)
Fixed points on cranium used as landmarks in craniometry.
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Well-known examples of craniometric points used, included the pterion, asterion, vertex of the skull, the lambda stephanion glabella and the opisthion.
It is possible to determine sex from isolated bony pieces such as the temporary bone, frontal, in jaw, in orbit, and in tooth of the skull by studying a group of traditional morphological indicators or through the calculation of general cranial dimensions and the angles formed among craniometric points (Baughan & Demirjian, 1978, Lestrel et al.
The diameter of each injury was measured, as was the distance to specific craniometric points.
Various methods have been described based on the cranial observations, overall dimensions, and angles formed between the craniometric points (Baughan & Demirjian, 1978; Lestrel et al.
In 29 dry skulls, we measured the upper anterior facial height after identifying the craniometric points nasion and prosthion.