Mandible

In vertebrates, the mandible, lower jaw or jawbone is a bone forming the skull with the cranium. ==In humans== In humans, the mandible is the largest, strongest and lowest bone in the face. It forms the lower jaw and holds the lower teeth in place. In the midline on the anterior surface of the mandible is a faint ridge, an indication of the mandib...
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Mandible

the lower jaw
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Mandible

(pronounced MAN-dah-bul) The mandible is the lower jaw.
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Mandible

the lower jaw.
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Mandible

another term for the lower jaw
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Mandible

The lower jaw.
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Mandible

Mandible: The mandible is the bone of the lower jaw. The joint where the mandible meets the upper jaw at the temporal bone is called the temporomandibular joint.
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Mandible

Man'di·ble noun [ Latin mandibula , mandibulum , from mandere to chew. Confer Manger .] 1. (Anat.) The bone, or principal bone, of the lower jaw; the inferior maxilla; -- also applied to either the upper or the lower jaw in the beak of birds. 2. ...
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mandible

The jaw bone. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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mandible

(man´dĭ-bәl) the horseshoe-shaped bone forming the lower jaw. It consists of a central portion that forms the chin and supports the lower teeth, and two perpendicular portions or rami that point upward from the back of the chin on either side and articulate with the temporal bones at the temporomandibular joi...
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Mandible

• (n.) The bone, or principal bone, of the lower jaw; the inferior maxilla; -- also applied to either the upper or the lower jaw in the beak of birds. • (n.) The anterior pair of mouth organs of insects, crustaceaus, and related animals, whether adapted for biting or not. See Illust. of Diptera.
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mandible

(from the article `crustacean`) ...In most adults the antennules and antennae are sensory organs, but in the nauplius larva the antennae often are used for both swimming and ... either of a pair of bones that form the framework of the mouth of vertebrate animals, usually containing teeth and including a movable lower jaw ... [5 relat...
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Mandible

Bone of lower jaw.
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Mandible

The lower jaw.
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mandible

• The lower jawbone (see jaw) of a vertebrate skull; the upper jawbone is the maxilla. The mandible is the only moveable bone of the skull. It is U-shaped as seen from above and bears the lower teeth on its upper surface. It is connected to the base of the skull at the temporomandibular jo...
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Mandible

The mandible (lower jawbone) is the only movable bone in the skull. It mounts the teeth and provides structure and protective support for the oral cavity. The mandible is articulated in ball-and- socket fashion at the condylar process. The caput of this process fits into the mandibular fossa of the temporal bone, just in front of the external acous...
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mandible

Type: Term Pronunciation: man′di-bŭl Definitions: 1. A U-shaped bone (in superior view), forming the lower jaw, articulating by its upturned extremities with the temporal bone on either side. Synonyms: mandibula, jaw bone, lower jaw, mandibulum, submaxilla
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Mandible

The bone of the lower jaw.
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mandible

(L: mandere to chew) one of two horizontally apposed teeth-like appendages on the underside of the head of a crustacean, used to crush and tear prey. Also used to denote the jaw, especially the lower jaw in mammals and fishes.
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mandible

The lower jaw.
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Mandible

Your lower jaw
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mandible

The lower jaw bone.
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mandible

Latin mandere = to chew; hence, the movable lower jaw; adjective - mandibular.
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Mandible

(the lower jaw) The mandible also known as the jawbone is the lower jaw of the human skeleton and is the largest and strongest bone of the face. The mandible serves as a fixing area for the lower teeth and consists of a curved horizontal portion called the body and two perpendicular portions called the rami. Each of these importa...
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Mandible

lower bill
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