noun Craniometry.
the intersection of the internasal suture with the nasofrontal suture in the midsagittal plane.

1885–90; < Neo-Latin, equivalent to Latin nās(us) naso- + Greek -ion, diminutive suffix

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nasion (ˈneɪzɪən)
a craniometric point, where the top of the nose meets the ridge of the forehead
[C20: New Latin, from Latin nāsus nose]

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nasion na·si·on (nā'zē-ŏn')
The point on the skull corresponding to the middle of the nasofrontal suture. Also called nasal point.

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