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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the cranium adj. - Of or relating to the upper jaw.

Usage examples (39)
  • The four remaining branches arise from that portion of the internal maxillary which is contained in the pterygopalatine fossa.
  • Inferior maxillary branch of fifth cerebral nerve.
  • Pick: a chitinous maxillary structure in Psocidae.
  • F. Temporo-maxillary branch of external carotid artery. for more
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