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  • Temporomaxillary — Tem po*ro*max il*la*ry, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the temple or the temporal bone and the maxilla. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • temporomaxillary — 1. Relating to the regions of the temporal and maxillary bones. 2. SYN: temporomandibular. * * * tem·po·ro·max·il·lary (tem″pə ro makґsĭ lar″e) pertaining to the temporal bone, or region, and the maxilla …   Medical dictionary

  • temporomaxillary — adj. of or pertaining to the temple and upper jaw (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • temporomaxillary — “+ adjective Etymology: temporo + maxillary : relating to or situated in the region of the temporal bone or area and the upper jaw …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vein — A blood vessel that carries blood low in oxygen content from the body back to the heart. The deoxygenated form of hemoglobin (deoxyhemoglobin) in venous blood makes it appear dark. Veins are part of the afferent wing of the circulatory system… …   Medical dictionary

  • Retromandibular vein — Infobox Vein Name = Posterior facial vein Latin = vena retromandibularis, vena facialis posterior GraySubject = 167 GrayPage = 646 Caption = Veins of the head and neck. (Post. facial visible at center.) Caption2 = Dissection, showing salivary… …   Wikipedia

  • temporomandibular — Relating to the temporal bone and the mandible; denoting the joint of the lower jaw. SYN: temporomaxillary (2). * * * tem·po·ro·man·dib·u·lar tem pə rō man dib yə lər adj of, relating to, or affecting the temporomandibular joint… …   Medical dictionary

  • temporo- — combining form Etymology: temporal (IV) : temporal and temporomaxillary temporofrontal …   Useful english dictionary

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