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adjective as in auditory

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adjective as in auricular


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The exoccipital extends laterally, occupying the posterior face of the otic capsule.

Both epi-otic and pterotic are drawn out into rather prominent backwardly-projecting processes.

In front of the exoccipital is the large pro-otic pierced by two prominent foramina.

Between the pro-otic and opisthotic as seen in a longitudinal section of the skull is a large opening constricted in the middle.

Three bones, the epi-otic, opisthotic and pro-otic, together form the auditory or periotic capsule of each side.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to otic, such as: audible, aural, audile, auditive, acoustic, and auricular.

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