ethmoidolacrimal suture


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eth·moi·do·lac·ri·mal su·ture

[TA]
the line of union of the orbital plate of the ethmoid and the posterior margin of the lacrimal bone.
Synonym(s): sutura ethmoidolacrimalis [TA]

ethmoidolacrimal suture

[-lak′riməl]
a line in the skull between the orbital plate of the ethmoid and the posterior margin of the lacrimal bone.

ethmoidolacrimal suture

A suture between the ethmoid and lacrimal bones.
See also: suture

eth·moi·do·lac·ri·mal su·ture

(eth-moydō-lakri-măl sūchŭr) [TA]
Line of union of orbital plate of ethmoid bone and posterior margin of lacrimal bone.