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acanthion

 [ah-kan´the-on]
a point at the tip of the anterior nasal spine.
Acanthion. From Dorland's, 2000.
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a·can·thi·on

(ă-kan'thē-on),
The tip of the anterior nasal spine.
Synonym(s): akanthion
[G. akantha, thorn]
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a·can·thi·on

(ă-kan'thē-on)
The tip of the anterior nasal spine.
[G. akantha, thorn]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

a·can·thi·on

(ă-kan'thē-on)
Tip of anterior nasal spine.
[G. akantha, thorn]
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