basisphenoid definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or related to the bottom of the sphenoid bone, especially to a centre of ossification here inside embryo
    • Of or with respect to that an element of the base of the cranium between the basioccipital together with presphenoid, which generally ossifies independently into the embryo or perhaps in the young, and becomes part of the sphenoid in the adult.
  • noun:
    • The basisphenoid bone
    • The basisphenoid bone tissue.
    • In anatomy, the centrum of the 2nd cranial section, or foundation, associated with mixture sphenoid bone, represented in human body because of the greater part of the body regarding the sphenoid (all of that part behind the sella turcica), as distinguished from its wings and pterygoid processes, situated in the basicranial axis of this head, involving the basioccipital and presphenoid.
    • In ichthyology, a bone attached to the anterior end of the inner wings of the pro√∂tics, which roof the myodome.
  • others:
    • In anatomy, regarding the human body or foundation of the compound sphenoid bone tissue.

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