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Related to harmonic suture: plane suture

plane su·ture

[TA]
a simple firm apposition of two smooth surfaces of bones, without overlap, as seen in the lacrimomaxillary suture.
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plane su·ture

(plān sū'chŭr) [TA]
A simple, firm apposition of two smooth surfaces of bones, without overlap, as seen in the lacrimomaxillary suture.
Synonym(s): harmonic suture.
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harmonic suture

A suture in which there is simple apposition of bone.
See also: suture
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