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stephanion in Medicine

stephanion ste·pha·ni·on (stə-fā'nē-ŏn')
A point on the cranium where the coronal suture intersects the inferior temporal line.

ste·pha'ni·al adj.
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  • "I thought so too," said stephanion, in apology for the foolish idea.

    Arachne, Complete Georg Ebers
  • stephanion, a Greek woman who grew up in a Macedonian household, must know something about her.

    Arachne, Complete Georg Ebers
  • My old nurse, stephanion, whom my father brought a captive from Sinope to Pasargadae.

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