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[pawr-ee-on, pohr-] /ˈpɔr iˌɒn, ˈpoʊr-/

noun, plural poria
[pawr-ee-uh, pohr-] /ˈpɔr i ə, ˈpoʊr-/ (Show IPA), porions. Craniometry.
the most lateral point in the roof of the bony external auditory meatus.

porion po·ri·on (pôr’ē-ŏn’)
n. pl. po·ri·a (pôr’ē-ə)
The central point on the upper margin of the external auditory meatus.


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