Vomer

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L. vomer = ploughshare. The bone named vomer suggests a ploughshare by shape.

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Xylaria polymorpha

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Gr. xylon = wood, and polymorph = of many forms. Xylaria polymorpha is a saprobic fungus. Due to its strap-like, upright stromata it's also referred to as 'dead man's fingers'.

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Zygoma

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Gr. zygoma  = bolt or bar, related to zygon = a yoke. Applied to the cheekbone because of its shape.

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