pogonion


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pogonion

 [po-go´ne-on]
the anterior midpoint of the chin.

po·go·ni·on

(pō-gō'ni-on),
In craniometry, the most anterior point on the mandible in the midline; the most anterior, prominent point on the chin.
Synonym(s): mental point
[G. dim. of pōgōn, beard]

pogonion

/po·go·ni·on/ (po-go´ne-on) the anterior midpoint of the chin.

pogonion

[pō·gō′nē·on]
Etymology: Gk, diminutive of pōgōn, beard
the most anterior point in the contour of the chin in the sagittal plane.

po·go·ni·on

(pō-gō'nē-on)
craniometry The most anterior point on the mandible in the midline; the most anterior, prominent point on the chin.
Synonym(s): mental point.
[G. dim. of pōgōn, beard]

po·go·ni·on

(pō-gō'nē-on)
In craniometry, most anterior point on mandible in the midline.
[G. dim. of pōgōn, beard]

pogonion (pōgō´nēon),

n the most anterior point on the chin. A cephalometric landmark in the lateral view.

pogonion

the anterior midpoint of the chin.