Definition, synonyms and picture of esfenoides

esfenoides

noun esfenoides

Translation: sphenoid bone

Definition of esfenoides in Spanish

Hueso impar con forma de mariposa, localizado en la fosa craneal media, que forma parte de la base del cráneo, de las cavidades nasales y de las órbitas.

Synonyms of esfenoides in Spanish

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Definition of esfenoides in English

Unpaired bone that has the shape of a butterfly, located in the middle cranial fossa, which forms part of the base of the cranium, the nasal cavities, and the orbits.

Synonyms of esfenoides in English

sphenoid bone

Lists where this word appears

(N) Cranial Bones

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