a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the nasal septum and the maxilla; situated in the region of these parts.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The course of the nasolacrimal duct within the nasal cavity is indicated in Dimetrodon by a shallow groove that continues from the anterior end of the lacrimal bone to the septomaxillary bone.
The course of the nasolacrimal duct is known in Lystrosaurus, where it is clearly marked by a shallow groove between the opening of the lacrimal canal and the septomaxillary canal (fig.