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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Muscle extending to the coronoid process of the mandible.

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  • A surgical technique known as temporalis tendon transfer, in conjunction with intense physical thera ...
  • Addendum and details Oxyuranus temporalis - the new taipan species
  • The temporalis, located in the temporal fossa of the skull, opens and closes the jaw, as does the masseter.
  • The frontomandibular stay provides a strong mechanical linkage between the lower jaw and skull and seems primarily to amplify the mechanical advantage of the temporalis... for more
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