Usage examples for vomer

  1. The first cranial peculiarity is that in Telemetacarpi, as a rule, the vertical plate developed from the lower surface of the vomer is prolonged sufficiently downwards and backwards to become anchylosed to the horizontal plate of the palatals, forming a septum completely dividing the nasal cavity into two chambers. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale
  2. The vomer serves as a thin and delicate partition between the two cavities of the nose. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  3. The nasal fossae are situated on either side of the median partition formed by the vomer and cartilaginous nasal septum. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  4. The bones of the face are: Two Superior Maxillary, Two Malar, Two Nasal, Two Lachrymal, Two Palate, Two Turbinated, One Vomer, One Lower Maxillary. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  5. In punctatus there are teeth on the vomer, in unimaculatus none, in norvegicus they are very small. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham