nasal bone

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nasal bone

[′nā·zəl ‚bōn]
(anatomy)
Either of two rectangular bone plates forming the bridge of the nose; they articulate with the frontal, ethmoid, and maxilla bones.
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Surgeons also filed down her nose bone and removed tissue making it smaller and more refined in a pounds 1,000 operation.
When the cancer was found in her nose bone her parents were told she had just six months to live.