Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Posterior nasal spine

posterior nasal spine n.
The sharp posterior extremity of the nasal crest.


Read Also:

  • Posterior palatine foramen

    posterior palatine foramen n. See greater palatine foramen.

  • Posterior perforated substance

    posterior perforated substance n. The bottom of the interpeduncular fossa at the base of the mesencephalon, containing openings for the passage of perforating branches of cerebral arteries.

  • Posterior-pituitary

    noun 1. See under . noun, Anatomy. 1. a small, somewhat cherry-shaped double structure attached by a stalk to the base of the brain and constituting the master endocrine gland affecting all hormonal functions in the body, consisting of an anterior region ((anterior pituitary) or (adenohypophysis)) that develops embryonically from the roof of the mouth […]

  • Posterior probability

    noun 1. (statistics) the probability assigned to some parameter or to an event on the basis of its observed frequency in a sample, and calculated from a prior probability by Bayes’ theorem Compare prior probability See also empirical (sense 5)

Disclaimer: Posterior nasal spine definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.