Definition of Prootic

1. an anterior bone [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prootic

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prootic (current term)
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Literary usage of Prootic

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1. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1872)
"The prootic is a small element, with a deep longitudinal groove on its outer face ... The groove of the prootic terminates in a foramen, which it partly ..."

2. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members (1872)
"The prootic is a small element, with a deep longitudinal groove on its outer face. ... The groove of the prootic terminates in a foramen, which it partly ..."

3. The Morphology of the Skull by William Kitchen Parker, George Thomas Bettany (1877)
"The facial nerve penetrates the prootic in front of its middle region, ... The auditory nerve perforates the prootic by a large foramen behind the facial ..."

4. The Anatomy of the Frog by Alexander Ecker, George Haslam (1889)
"The remaining part of this surface consists of a rounded cartilage, and is part of the primordial-cranium cartilage between the prootic and the exoccipital ..."

5. The Journal of Anatomy and Physiology by Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1877)
"The prootic (pr.o) is the largest of the otic bones. ... The prootic alone is traversed by the particular semicircular canal with which it is in relation ..."

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