mastoid

[adj] - relating to or resembling a nipple 2. [n] - process of the temporal bone behind the ear at the base of the skull
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Mastoid

Mastoid: The rounded protrusion of bone just behind the ear once thought to look like the breast. The word comes from the Greek mastos meaning breast + -oid= breast-like.
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Mastoid

Mas'toid adjective [ Greek ...; masto`s the breast + ... form: confer French mastoïde .] (Anat.) (a) Resembling the nipple or the breast; -- applied specifically to a process of the temporal bone behind the ear. (b) Pertaining to, or in the region of, the masto
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mastoid

A bony process off the base of the skull that is composed of air cells. Inflammation of the mastoid is known as mastoiditis. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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mastoid

adjective relating to or resembling a nipple
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mastoid

mastoid process noun process of the temporal bone behind the ear at the base of the skull
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mastoid

(mas´toid) breast shaped. mastoid process. pertaining to the mastoid process.
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Mastoid

• (a.) Pertaining to, or in the region of, the mastoid process; mastoidal. • (a.) Resembling the nipple or the breast; -- applied specifically to a process of the temporal bone behind the ear.
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mastoid

(from the article `artiodactyl`) ...all ruminants, and two fossil suiform groups (entelodonts and oreodonts) have a complete postorbital bar. Any surface exposure of the periotic ...
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mastoid

Type: Term Pronunciation: mas′toyd Definitions: 1. Resembling a mamma; breast-shaped. 2. Relating to the mastoid process, antrum, cells, etc. Synonyms: mastoidal
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mastoid

adjective, Greek mastos = breast or teat, and eidos = shape or form.
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mastoid

a process on the temporal bone posterior to the auditory meatus.
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Mastoid

The temporal bone located behind the ear, at the skull's base.
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