zygomatic process

noun

Definition of zygomatic process

:any of several bony processes that enter into or strengthen the zygomatic arch

First Known Use of zygomatic process

1741


Medical Dictionary

zygomatic process

noun

medical Definition of zygomatic process

:any of several bony processes that articulate with the zygomatic bone: as
a :a long slender process of the temporal bone helping to form the zygomatic arch
b :a narrow process of the frontal bone articulating with the zygomatic bone
c :a rough triangular eminence of the maxilla of the upper jaw articulating with the zygomatic bone

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