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tomium

(ˈtəʊmɪəm)
n
(Zoology) the sharp edge of a bird's beak
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Clinical findings: Physical examination revealed a lateral tissue protrusion in the left half of the oropharyngeal cavity ventral to the proximal aspect of the maxillary tomium as well as a small bony prominence on the left jugal arch.
TOMIUM A Apex of a totem-pole B Cutting edge of a bird's bill C Thundering who am I?
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-- Margen tomial: constituye el reborde lateral del tomium, generalmente representado por una delgada cresta o lamina osea.
The statistically significant parameters which served to distinguish the sex in these species were the length of the culmen and tomium, length of the lower corneous beak and the cloaca.
TOMIUM A Apex of a totem-pole B Sharp edge of a bird's beak C Thundering who am I?