ethmo-

ethmo-

(eth'mō), Combining form denoting:
1. Ethmoid.
2. The ethmoid bone.
[G. ēthmos, sieve]

ethmo-

Prefix meaning ethmoid; the ethmoid bone.
[G. ēthmos, sieve]

ethmo-

prefix meaning ethmoid or sieve.
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The ridges of the olfactory ethmo- and nasoturbinals are restricted to the posterodorsal portions of the nasal cavity, above the transverse lamina, and away from the respiratory pathway.
However, these ridges do not differ from those of earlier therapsids and correspond to the ridges that support the olfactory ethmo- and nasoturbinals of extant mammals.