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Noun1.dacryon - the craniometric point at the junction of the anterior border of the lacrimal bone with the frontal bone
craniometric point - a landmark on the skull from which craniometric measurements can be taken
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Lastly, discriminant analysis (Howells 1966; Froment 1992; Pietrusewsky 2004), using the direct entry method on 12 measurements, was employed; the interorbital at dacryon measurement was dropped from analysis because of numerous missing data.
Cranial measurements Cranial landmarks Maximum length Glabella-opisthocranion Maximum breadth Euryon-euryon Maximum height Basion-bregma Cranial base length Basion-nasion Basion-prosthion length Basion-prosthion Upper facial height Nasion-prosthion Nasal height Nasion-nasospinale Nasal breadth Alare-alare Birygomatic breadth Zygion-zygion Minimum frontal breadth Frontotemporale-frontotemporale Interorbital at dacryon Dacryon-daeryon Orbital breadth Dacryon-ectoconchion Orbital height Perpendicular to above Table 5.