SYN: acanthion.

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  • Akanthĭon — Akanthĭon, s. Schädel …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • acanthion — The tip of the anterior nasal spine. SYN: akanthion. [G. akantha, thorn] * * * acan·thi·on ə kan(t) thē ən, thē .än n a point at the base of the anterior nasal spine * * * n. the tip of the spine formed where projecting processes of the upper jaw …   Medical dictionary

  • Ionic Greek — was a sub dialect of the Attic Ionic dialectal group of Ancient Greek (see Greek dialects).Ionic (or Ionian) dialect appears to have spread originally from the Greek mainland across the Aegean at the time of the Dorian invasions, around the 11th… …   Wikipedia

  • Schädel — Die Untersuchung des Schädels und seiner Teilze bildet einen wichtigen Zweig der anthropologischen Forschung (Schädellehre, Kraniologie). Die an ihm zu beobachtenden Merkmale sind beschreibender (Kranioskopie) oder messender (Kraniometrie, bez.… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • acantio — (Del lat. acanthium < gr. akanthion.) ► sustantivo masculino BOTÁNICA Cardo borriquero, planta. * * * acantio (del lat. «acanthium») m. *Cardo borriquero (planta compuesta). * * * acantio. (Del lat. acanthium, y este del gr. ἀκάνθιον). m.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • acanthion — noun the craniometric point at the anterior extremity of the intermaxillary suture • Hypernyms: ↑craniometric point * * * əˈkan(t)thēən, ēˌän noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek …   Useful english dictionary

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