genion

ge·ni·on

(jĕ'nī-on),
The tip of the mental spine, a point in craniometry.
[G. geneion, chin]

ge·ni·on

(jē'nē-on)
The tip of the mental spine, a point in craniometry.
[G. geneion, chin]

genion

(jē′nē-ŏn) [Gr. geneion, chin]
The apex of the mental spine of the mandible; the chin.
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* Point Genion superior (ges.)--the highest salient point at the top of the patella in extension of the tibia in 90[degrees] flexion in the knee.
Professor Margaret Sankey (University of Sydney), Associate Professor Jean Fornasiero (University of Adelaide), and other members of the Baudin Legacy Project, in particular Jennifer Genion, for their encouragement and for assisting with the translation of some obscure, obsolete or misspelt words.