premaxillary

adjective
pre·max·il·lary | \ -ˈmak-sə-ˌler-ē, chiefly British -mak-ˈsil-ə-rē \

Medical Definition of premaxillary 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : situated in front of the maxillary bones

2 : relating to or being the premaxillae

premaxillary

noun

Medical Definition of premaxillary (Entry 2 of 2)

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