sutura limbosa


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Related to sutura limbosa: sutura dentata

sutura limbosa

an immovable fibrous joint that is one kind of true suture in which beveled and serrated edges of certain connecting bones of the skull, such as the parietal and temporal bones, overlap and interlock. Compare sutura dentata, sutura serrata.

sutura limbosa

A beveled suture in which opposing margins fit in parallel ridges as between the parietal and frontal bones.
See also: sutura