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Flashcards in Skull Parts Deck (33):
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Front of jaw

Body of mandible

2

U shaped socket of jaw bone

Condylar process (condyloid)

3

Line that separates top of head, runs across skull

Coronal suture

4

Back of eye socket; 1 of them

Ethmoid

5

Hole that leads to ear drum

External auditory canal

6

Bump on the bottom, back of head

External occipital protuberance

7

Hole on bottom of skull

Foramen magnum

8

Bone of the forehead ; 1 of them

Frontal

9

Hooks on the inside of the nose; 2 of them

Inferior nasal conchae

10

Holes on the face for nerves

Infraorbital foramen

11

Where tears are made; 2 of them

Lacrimal

12

Line of the back of the skull

Lamboidal suture

13

Lower jaw; 1 of them

Mandible

14

2 depressions that jaw bone fits into

Mandibular fossa

15

Bump behind the ear

Mastoid process

16

Upper jaw; 2 of them

Maxilla

17

Holes that nerves go into the lower jaw

Mental foramen

18

2 bones of the nose; 2 of them

Nasal

19

Bone of the back of the skull; 1 of them

Occipital

20

2 rounded parts on the bottom of the skull that supports spinal cord

Optic canal

21

Back of the roof of the mouth; 2 of them

Palatine

22

Top sides of skull; 2 of them

Parietal

23

Flat wing of the jaw bone

Ramus

24

Divides skull into left and right sides; on top

Sagittal suture

25

Side of head; 1

Sphenoid

26

On side of skull; below palatine

Squamous suture

27

2 pointy bones by spinal cord

Styloid process

28

Holes above eyes

Supraorbital foramen

29

Side of skull; two of them

Temporal

30

Divider of nose; 1 of them

Vomer

31

Cheek bones; 2 of them

Zygomatic

32

Arch of cheek bones

Zygomatic arch

33

Corner of jaw bone

Angle of mandible