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an embryonic bone that becomes the back part of the body of the sphenoid.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Relating to the base or body of the sphenoid bone; denoting the independent center of ossification in the embryo that forms the posterior portion of the body of the sphenoid bone.
Synonym(s): basisphenoid bone
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basisphenoidadjective Referring to the basisphenoid bone.
noun Basisphenoid bone, see there.
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Relating to the base or body of the sphenoid bone.
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