Medical Dictionary


adj pter·y·go·max·il·lary
\ˌter-ə-gō-ˈmak-sə-ˌler-ē, chiefly British -mak-ˈsil-ə-rē\

Medical Definition of PTERYGOMAXILLARY

:  of, relating to, or connecting the pterygoid process of the sphenoid bone and the maxilla
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