Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

zygomatic process

noun

Definition of zygomatic process

  1. :  any of several bony processes that enter into or strengthen the zygomatic arch



1741

First Known Use of zygomatic process

1741


Medical Dictionary

zygomatic process

noun

Medical Definition of zygomatic process

  1. :  any of several bony processes that articulate with the zygomatic bone: asa:  a long slender process of the temporal bone helping to form the zygomatic archb:  a narrow process of the frontal bone articulating with the zygomatic bonec:  a rough triangular eminence of the maxilla of the upper jaw articulating with the zygomatic bone




Learn More about zygomatic process

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "zygomatic process"


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up zygomatic process? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 5, 2016

bread traditionally eaten on Shabbat

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

pince-nez duvet kittly-benders spindrift
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ