\\“+\ adjective
Etymology: supra- + auricular
1. : situated above the auricle of the ear
2. of a feather : situated above the auriculars

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Supra-auricular — Su pra au*ric u*lar, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Situated above the ear coverts, or auriculars; said of certain feathers of birds. n. A supra auricular feather. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • supra-auricular point — a point at the root of the zygomatic process of the temporal bone, directly superior to the auricular point …   Medical dictionary

  • supra-auricular point — noun : a craniometric point at the top of the external auditory meatus vertically above the auricular point see craniometry illustration …   Useful english dictionary

  • supra-auricular — Above the auricle or pinna of the ear. * * * su·pra au·ric·u·lar (soo″prə aw rikґu lər) superior to the ear …   Medical dictionary

  • point — 1. SYN: punctum. 2. A sharp end or apex. 3. A slight projection. 4. A stage or condition reached, as the boiling p. 5. To become ready to open, said of an abscess or boil the wall of which is becoming thin and about to rupture. 6. In mathematics …   Medical dictionary

  • Outline of human anatomy — See also: Index of anatomy related articles Human anatomy, a branch of anatomy, is the scientific study of the morphology of the adult human. It is subdivided into gross anatomy and microscopic anatomy. Gross anatomy (also called topographical… …   Wikipedia

  • Cartilage — Firm, rubbery tissue that cushions bones at joints. A more flexible kind of cartilage connects muscles with bones and makes up other parts of the body, such as the larynx and the outside parts of the ears. * * * A connective tissue characterized… …   Medical dictionary

  • НЕРВЫ ЧЕЛОВЕКА — НЕРВЫ ЧЕЛОВЕКА. [Анатомия, физиология и патология нерва см. ст. Нервы в томе XX; там же (ст. 667 782) рисунки Нервы человека]. Ниже приведена таблица нервов, освещающая в систематическом порядке важнейшие моменты анатомии и физиологии каждого… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • Saguinus oedipus —   Tití cabeza blanca Saguinus oedipus …   Wikipedia Español

  • groove — A narrow, elongate depression or furrow on any surface. SEE ALSO: sulcus. alveolobuccal g. the upper and lower half of the buccal vestibule on each side. SYN: alveolobuccal sulcus, gingivobuccal g., gingivobuccal sulcus. alveololabial g. 1. the… …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”