obelion


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obelion

(əʊˈbiːlɪən)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) anthropol anatomy an area of the skull where the sagittal suture meets the parietal foramina
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Noun1.obelion - the craniometric point on the sagittal suture near the lamboid suture
craniometric point - a landmark on the skull from which craniometric measurements can be taken
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Meindl y Lovejoy (19), establecieron indicadores de edad craneal utilizando 7 puntos de la boveda craneana (midlambdoideo, lambda, obelion, sagital anterior, bregma, midcoronal, pterion), al que se le denomino Sistema de la Caja Craneana (Fig.
The longest I foundfor each period, allowing for repetition of symbols, are as follows: (1)HeH (2) OFFLiNe, OBeLiON (3) SArSArS (4) CuTiNiSe (5) MoTeY (6)WAtErPoWEr (7) PaRaFlEs, PaRaCmEs, EsThEsEs, AmEsAcEs.
Midlamdoidea 2; lamda 2; obelion 2; sagital anterior 2; bregma 2; midcoronal 2, pterion 3; esfenofrontal 3; esfetemporal inferior; esfenotemporal superior 2.