coronal suture

noun Anatomy.
a seam extending across the skull where the frontal bone and the parietal bones meet.

Origin:
1605–15

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coronal suture
 
n
the serrated line across the skull between the frontal bone and the parietal bones

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coronal suture n.
The suture extending across the skull between the two parietal bones and the frontal bone.

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The point where the temporal line intersects the coronal suture.
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