Relating to the zygomatic bone and the maxilla.

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zy·go·max·il·lary (zi″go-makґsĭ-lar″e) zygomaticomaxillary.

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  • zygomaxillary — zy·go·maxillary …   English syllables

  • zygomaxillary — |zīgō, |zigō+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary zyg + maxillary : of, relating to, or joining the maxilla and zygoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • zygomaxillary point — noun : a craniometric point at the lower end of the zygomaticotemporal suture …   Useful english dictionary

  • point — 1. SYN: punctum. 2. A sharp end or apex. 3. A slight projection. 4. A stage or condition reached, as the boiling p. 5. To become ready to open, said of an abscess or boil the wall of which is becoming thin and about to rupture. 6. In mathematics …   Medical dictionary

  • zygomaxillare — A craniometric point located externally at the lowest extent of the zygomaticomaxillary suture. SYN: key ridge, zygomaxillary point. * * * zy·go·max·il·la·re (zi″go makґsĭ lar″e) [L.] a craniometric point at the inferior end of… …   Medical dictionary

  • zygomaxillare — ˌzīgəˌmaksəˈla(a)rē, ˌzig noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from zyg + maxillare, from neuter singular of Latin maxillaris maxillar : zygomaxillary point …   Useful english dictionary

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