Definition of mesorrhine in English:

mesorrhine

(also mesorhine)

adjective

Anthropology
  • Designating or having a nose of moderate breadth (intermediate between leptorrhine and platyrrhine).

noun

Anthropology
  • A mesorrhine person or skull.

Origin

Late 19th century. From meso- + -rhine. Compare mesorrhinian.

Pronunciation

mesorrhine

/ˈmɛsə(ʊ)rʌɪn/