buccopharyngeal

adjective
buc·​co·​pha·​ryn·​geal | \ -ˌfar-ən-ˈjē-əl, -fə-ˈrin-j(ē-)əl \

Medical Definition of buccopharyngeal 

: relating to or near the cheek and the pharynx the buccopharyngeal fascia of the buccinator

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