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synonyms for sagittal

  • barbed
  • sharp
  • acuminate
  • cornered
  • edged
  • fine
  • keen
  • peaked
  • spiked
  • acicular
  • aciculate
  • acuminous
  • acute
  • arrowlike
  • cuspidate
  • mucronate
  • piked
  • pointy
  • pronged
  • sagittate
  • sharp-cornered

antonyms for sagittal

MOST RELEVANT
  • blunt
  • dull
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How to use sagittal in a sentence

The third normal plane is the cingular (waist) plane: this is defined by the sagittal and transverse axes.
THE WONDERS OF LIFEERNST HAECKEL
Valve symmetrical in zone and valve view along the sagittal line, but asymmetrical to the transverse axis, cuneate.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
The sagittal plane of the valve of the auxospore is at right angles to the plane of the valve of the mother cell.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
Simple dolichocephaly is due to synostosis of the sagittal, or antero-posterior suture of the skull.
DEGENERACYEUGENE S. TALBOT
One reconstruction was in wax, from sagittal sections, the other was a plotted reconstruction from transverse sections.
DEVELOPMENT OF THE DIGESTIVE CANAL OF THE AMERICAN ALLIGATORALBERT M. REESE
A sagittal section of an embryo of approximately the age of the one shown in figure 1.
DEVELOPMENT OF THE DIGESTIVE CANAL OF THE AMERICAN ALLIGATORALBERT M. REESE
The line of junction is frequently drawn out into a strong ridge, which forms the anterior part of the sagittal crest.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The maxillae do not extend back over the frontals, and there is a well-marked sagittal crest.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The interparietal is commonly distinct, and the parietals unite in a long sagittal suture, which is often developed into a crest.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
As far as is known the skull of these generalised Ungulates is depressed, and is frequently marked by a strong sagittal crest.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SAGITTAL

  • acicular
  • aciculate
  • acuminate
  • acuminous
  • acute
  • arrowlike
  • barbed
  • cornered
  • cuspidate
  • edged
  • fine
  • keen
  • mucronate
  • peaked
  • piked
  • pointy
  • pronged
  • sagittal
  • sagittate
  • sharp
  • sharp-cornered
  • spiked
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