gnathic

adjective
gnath·​ic | \ ˈna-thik How to pronounce gnathic (audio) \
variants: or less commonly gnathal \ ˈnā-​thəl How to pronounce gnathic (audio) , ˈna-​ \

Definition of gnathic

: of or relating to the jaw

First Known Use of gnathic

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gnathic

Greek gnathos jaw

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“Gnathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gnathic. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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gnathic

adjective
gnath·​ic | \ ˈnath-ik How to pronounce gnathic (audio) \
variants: or gnathal \ ˈnā-​thəl How to pronounce gnathic (audio) , ˈnath-​əl How to pronounce gnathic (audio) \

Medical Definition of gnathic

: of or relating to the jaw

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