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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Situated around the ear.

Usage examples (9)
  • In the external view (Figure 3) the bulla hides the periotic bone from without.
  • Between the ex-occipital and ali-sphenoid there is wedged in a bone, the periotic
  • One centre of ossification in the frog forming pro-otic; several fuse together and form periotic of the dog.
  • (He described it as an outgrowth of the periotic capsule, and therefore unconnected with any visceral arch.) ... for more
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