zygomaticofacial

adjective
zy·​go·​mat·​i·​co·​fa·​cial | \ ˌzī-gə-ˌmat-i-kō-ˈfā-shəl How to pronounce zygomaticofacial (audio) \

Medical Definition of zygomaticofacial

1 : of, relating to, or being the branch of the zygomatic nerve that supplies the skin of the prominent part of the cheek
2 : of, relating to, or being a foramen in the zygomatic bone that gives passage to the zygomaticofacial branch of the zygomatic nerve

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