inion

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English[edit]

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An illustration of a human skull - the inion is labelled "2"

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἰνίον (iníon, occipital bone; back of the head).

Noun[edit]

inion (plural inia or inions)

  1. (anatomy) A small protuberance on the external surface of the back of the skull near the neck; the external occipital protuberance.

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