What does Post-tympanic mean?

Post-tympanic meaning in General Dictionary

Situated behind the tympanum, or in the skull, behind the auditory meatus.

Sentence Examples with the word Post-tympanic

The squamosal enters considerably into the formation of the temporal fossa, and, besides sending the zygomatic process forwards, it sends down behind the meatus auditorius a post-tympanic process which aids to hold in place the otherwise loose tympano-periotic bone.

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