follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

dacryon

[dak-ree-on] /ˈdæk riˌɒn/
noun, plural dacrya
[dak-ree-uh] /ˈdæk ri ə/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy
1.
the point of junction of the maxillary, lacrimal, and frontal bones.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < New Latin < Greek dákryon a tear (variant of dákry); see dacryo-
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dacryon

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dacrya

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends