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Description

The sutura squamosa is formed by the overlapping of contiguous bones by broad bevelled margins, as in the squamosal suture between the temporal and parietal,


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

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General Anatomy > Joints; Articular system > Bony joints > Synarthrosis > Fibrous joint > Suture > Squamous suture

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