intrajugular process

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intrajugular process

[¦in·trə′jəg·yə·lər ‚prä·səs]
(anatomy)
A small, curved process on some occipital bones which partially or completely divides the jugular foramen into lateral and medial parts.
A small process on the hard portion of the temporal bone which completely or partly separates the jugular foramen into medial and lateral parts.
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