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the craniometric point at the bridge of the nose where the frontal and nasal bones of the skull meet
The point at the root of the nose where the frontal and two nasal bones meet.
the middle point of the nasofrontal suture
Origin: [NL., fr. L. nasus nose.]
The nasion is the intersection of the frontal bone and two nasal bones of the human skull. Its manifestation on the visible surface of the face is a distinctly depressed area directly between the eyes, just superior to the bridge of the nose.
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