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Coronal suture

Synonym(s)

  • coronal suture of skull
  • frontoparietal suture
  • sutura coronalis

Definition(s)

A suture extending across the skull between the parietal and frontal bones--called also frontoparietal suture.

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: August 25, 2014