os sphenoidale


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Related to os sphenoidale: basisphenoid, basisphenoid bone
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Noun1.os sphenoidale - butterfly-shaped bone at the base of the skullos sphenoidale - butterfly-shaped bone at the base of the skull
crotaphion - the tip of the greater wing of the sphenoid bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
skull - the bony skeleton of the head of vertebrates
pterygoid process - two bony processes descending from the body of the sphenoid bone