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Definition of Mandibles

Mandible
Mandible Man"di*ble, n. [L. mandibula, mandibulum, fr. mandere to chew. Cf. Manger.] 1. (Anat.) The bone, or principal bone, of the lower jaw; the inferior maxilla; -- also applied to either the upper or the lower jaw in the beak of birds. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The anterior pair of mouth organs of insects, crustaceaus, and related animals, whether adapted for biting or not. See Illust. of Diptera.

Meaning of Mandibles from wikipedia

- chin and lower lip. Males generally have squarer, stronger, and larger mandibles than females. The mental protuberance is more pronounced in males but...
- Saralaya, V. V.; Kumar, C. G. (2012). "Morphological study of lingula of the mandibles in South Indian po****tion". Morphologie. Vol. 96. Elsevier. pp. 16–20...
- The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047 is a 2016 novel by American author Lionel Shriver. It was first published by HarperCollins in the United Kingdom in...
- called Tentacles. Mandibles ended up making only 235,824 admissions in France. "Magnolia Pictures acquires hot Venice title 'Mandibles' (exclusive) - News...
- angle of the mandible (gonial angle) is located at the posterior border at the junction of the lower border of the ramus of the mandible. The angle of...
- nymphs have simple mandibles. The Hemiptera, and other insects whose mouthparts are described as piercing-sucking, have modified mandibles. Rather than being...
- used either for biting or cutting and holding food. Mandibles are often simply called jaws. Mandibles are present in the extant subphyla Myriapoda (millipedes...
- Mandible (insect mouthpart), one of several mouthparts in insects Human mandible, the lower jawbone in humans Mandible Cirque, Antarctica Mandibles (film)...
- pair of mandibles, one on each side of the head. The mandibles are caudal to the labrum and anterior to the maxillae. Typically the mandibles are the...
- mammalian species' mandibles that ends in a condyle, the mandibular condyle. It is thicker than the coronoid process of the mandible and consists of two...