paramastoid


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paramastoid

(ˈpærəˌmæstɔɪd) anatomy
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the part of the skull next to the mastoid process
n
(Anatomy) the area next to the mastoid process
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The temporal bone also participated in the formation of the crest, lateral to the paramastoid process as described in camel (Singh).
The paramastoid processes or styloid process (Processus jugularis) were thin and prismatic, which projected ventrally as described in chital (Kumawat et al., 2014); whereas the paramastoid process was underdeveloped in arctic foxes (Zuoliang, 2004).