Wormian bone

NOUN
  1. any of the tiny soft bones found in the sutures between cranial bones
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  • From these are to be carefully distinguished such rudiments as arise later during ossification, mostly as _ossa intercalaria_, in order to give greater strength to the skull in view of the greater development of the brain, etc.; the latter give their individual character to the _smaller_ vertebrate groups, and comprise such bones as the _vomer_, the _Wormian bones_, the lowermost turbinal, etc. "(p. 63, 1838). Form and Function A Contribution to the History of Animal Morphology
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