jugale

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n jugale the craniometric point at the union of the frontal and temporal processes of the zygomatic bone
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n jugale Same as jugal point (which see, under craniometry).
    • n jugale In ichthyology, a dermal bone situated in front of the eye and connected with the suborbitals; a preorbital.
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Usage

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Associated Words: zygoma, zygomatic, buccate, buccal, malar, buccinator, meloncus, meloplasty, melitis, dimple, jugal.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
The bones of origin included jugal, postorbital, postfrontal, parietal and squamosal.
"The Adductor Muscles of the Jaw In Some Primitive Reptiles" by Richard C. Fox
The lacrymal is small and distinct from the jugal.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
Ma, Jugal or malar bone.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
It differs from the bulk of the American Edentates in having a complete jugal arch.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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