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zygomaticotemporal

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adjective zy·go·mat·i·co·tem·po·ral \-ˈtem-p(ə-)rəl\

Medical Definition of zygomaticotemporal

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or uniting the zygomatic arch and the temporal bone <the zygomaticotemporal suture>

  2. 2a:  of, relating to, or being the branch of the zygomatic nerve that supplies the skin of the anterior temporal region <the zygomatic nerve divides into zygomaticotemporal and zygomaticofacial branches>b:  of, relating to, or being a foramen in the zygomatic bone that gives passage to the zygomaticotemporal branch of the zygomatic nerve




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