Aliethmoid

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Aliethmoid (Anat) Pertaining to expansions of the ethmoid bone or cartilage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n aliethmoid The lateral part or wing of the ethmoidal region of the orbitonasal cartilage in the skull of an embryonic bird.
    • aliethmoid Pertaining to the aliethmoid: as, the aliethmoid region; an aliethmoidcartilage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. ala, wing + E. ethomoid,