Basisphenoid(redirected from basisphenoid bone)
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|a.||1.||(Anat.) Of or pertaining to that part of the base of the cranium between the basioccipital and the presphenoid, which usually ossifies separately in the embryo or in the young, and becomes a part of the sphenoid in the adult.|
|n.||1.||(Anat.) The basisphenoid bone.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.