supramaxillary nerve

noun

Definition of supramaxillary nerve

1 : the marginal mandibular branch of the facial nerve extending along the lower jaw and distributed to the muscles of the lower lip and chin
2 : the maxillary division of the trigeminal nerve

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“Supramaxillary nerve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supramaxillary%20nerve. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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