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skeletal system

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Frontal
Forehead bone
Zygomatic
Cheekbone
Mandible
Lower jaw bone
Nasals
Bridge of nose
Palatines
Posterior part of hard plate
Parietals
Much of the lateral and superior cranium
Sphenoid
Single, irregular, bat- shaped bone, forming part of the cranial floor
Lacrimals
Tiny bones, bearing tear ducts
Maxillae
Anterior part of hard plate
Occipital
Most posterior part of cranium
Ethmoid
Superior and middle nasal conchae formed from its projections
Temporals
Site of mastoid process
Sphenoid
Site of sella turcica
Ethmoid
Site of cribriform plate
Mandible
Site of mental foremen
Temporals
Site of styloid process
Ethmoid, Frontal, Maxillae, Sphenoid
Four bones, containing paranasal sinuses
Occipital
Its condyles articulate with the atlas
Occipital
Foramen magnum contained here
Temporals
Middle ear found here
Vomer
Nasal septum
Ethmoid
Bears an upward protrusion, the " cock's comb", or crista galli
Temporals
Site of external acoustic meatus
frontal
the face or front of a building