sphenosquamosal

squa·mo·sphe·noid

(skwā'mō-sfē'noyd),
Relating to the sphenoid bone and the squamous part of the temporal bone.
Synonym(s): sphenosquamosal
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sphenosquamosal

(sfē″nō-skwā-mō′săl) [Gr. sphen, wedge, + L. squamosa, scaly]
Concerning the sphenoid bone and the squamous portion of the temporal bone.
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