squamous odontogenic tumor n.
A benign epithelial odontogenic tumor that appears radiologically as a lesion closely associated with the tooth root and that is composed of islands of squamous epithelium enclosed by a peripheral layer of flattened cells.
- Squamous suture
squamous suture n. A suture whose opposing margins are scalelike and overlapping.
squamozygomatic squa·mo·zy·go·mat·ic (skwā’mō-zī’gə-māt’ĭk, -zĭg’ə-) adj. Of or relating to the squama and the zygomatic process of the temporal bone.
adjective 1. furnished or covered with tiny scales. adjective 1. (esp of plants or their parts) covered with minute scales
verb (used with object) 1. to spend or use (money, time, etc.) extravagantly or wastefully (often followed by away). 2. to scatter. noun 3. extravagant or wasteful expenditure. verb (transitive) 1. to spend wastefully or extravagantly; dissipate 2. an obsolete word for scatter noun 3. (rare) extravagance or dissipation