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  1. nasion(noun)

    the craniometric point at the bridge of the nose where the frontal and nasal bones of the skull meet

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  1. nasion(Noun)

    The point at the root of the nose where the frontal and two nasal bones meet.

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  1. Nasion(noun)

    the middle point of the nasofrontal suture

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. L. nasus nose.]

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  1. Nasion

    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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