lambdoidal suture


lambdoidal suture
the lambda-shaped seam or line of joining between the occipital and two parietal bones at the back part of the skull.
[1690-1700]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • lambdoidal suture — see suture …   Medical dictionary

  • lambdoidal suture — see suture …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • lambdoidal suture — /læmˌdɔɪdl ˈsutʃə/ (say lam.doydl soohchuh) noun the suture between the occipital and the two parietal bones of the skull, continued forward between the parietal bones …   Australian English dictionary

  • lambdoidal suture —   Hoai kala …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • lambdoidal suture — Anat. the lambda shaped seam or line of joining between the occipital and two parietal bones at the back part of the skull. [1690 1700] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Шов Лямбдовидный (Lambdoidal Suture) — см. Шов П. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Suture — The word suture has several uses in medicine, including: {{}}Cranial suture A type of joint between the bones of the skull where the bones are held tightly together by fibrous tissue. A surgical suture Thread like material used to sew tissue… …   Medical dictionary

  • suture — 1) n. (in anatomy) a type of immovable joint, found particularly in the skull, that is characterized by a minimal amount of connective tissue between the two bones. The cranial sutures include the coronal suture, between the frontal and parietal… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Lambdoid suture — Infobox Bone Name = PAGENAME Latin = sutura lambdoidea GraySubject = 32 GrayPage = 132 Caption = Side view of the skull. ( Lambdoidal suture visible at right.) System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = s 30 DorlandsSuf = 12774079 The… …   Wikipedia

  • Occipitomastoid suture — Side view of the skull. (Occipitomastoid suture identified with arrow.) …   Wikipedia


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