internasal suture


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.internasal suture - the suture between the two nasal bones
fibrous joint, sutura, suture - an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
nose, olfactory organ - the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals; "he has a cold in the nose"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
At the anterior end of the complete metopic suture there was not a continuity with the internasal suture in any of the cases.
Nasal bones are two small, barely rectangular bones united on a median line called internasal suture. Laterally they are in touch with each frontal process of maxilla at the nasomaxillary suture, and cranially with the frontal bone at the frontonasal suture (Testut & Latarjet and Orts-Llorca).

Full browser ?