squamous metaplasia of amnion n.
See amnion nodosum.
- Squamous odontogenic tumor
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