acanthion definition

  • noun:
    • A point lying near the root of the nostrils; especially, the idea during the root of the anterior nasal spine that lies on mesial range; tip regarding the anterior nasal back.
    • In craniometry, the extreme point regarding the nasal back.
    • the craniometric point on anterior extremity regarding the intermaxillary suture

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