supermaxilla

noun
su·​per·​maxilla | \ ¦süpə(r)+ \

Definition of supermaxilla

: the upper jaw

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Other Words from supermaxilla

supermaxillary \ " \ adjective

History and Etymology for supermaxilla

New Latin, from Latin super- + maxilla jaw

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“Supermaxilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supermaxilla. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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