jugal point

noun
variants: or less commonly jugale \ jüˈga(ˌ)lē , -​gā(-​ , -​gä(-​ \
plural -s

Definition of jugal point

: the point at which lines following the margin of the frontal and temporal processes of the zygomatic bone are joined

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History and Etymology for jugal point

jugal point from jugal + point; jugale from New Latin, from Latin, neuter of jugalis jugal

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“Jugal point.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jugal%20point. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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