Dacrya

dacryon

[dak-ree-on]
noun, plural dacrya [dak-ree-uh] . Anatomy.
the point of junction of the maxillary, lacrimal, and frontal bones.

Origin:
1875–80; < Neo-Latin < Greek dákryon a tear (variant of dákry); see dacryo-

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dacryon

noun
the craniometric point at the junction of the anterior border of the lacrimal bone with the frontal bone 
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