Definition of Masticator. Meaning of Masticator. Synonyms of Masticator

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Definition of Masticator

Masticator
Masticator Mas"ti*ca`tor, n. 1. One who masticates. 2. A machine for cutting meat into fine pieces for toothless people; also, a machine for cutting leather, India rubber, or similar tough substances, into fine pieces, in some processes of manufacture.

Meaning of Masticator from wikipedia

- applied to machinery. The U.S. Forest Service uses a machine called a masticator (also called a forestry mulching machine) to "chew" through brush and...
- There are four classical muscles of mastication. During mastication, three muscles of mastication (musculi masticatorii) are responsible for adduction...
- Each masticator space also contains the sections of the mandibular division of the trigeminal nerve and the internal maxillary artery. The masticator space...
- 1919) was an American food faddist who earned the nickname "The Great Masticator" for his argument that food should be chewed thoroughly until liquefied...
- In human anatomy, the m****eter is one of the muscles of mastication. Found only in mammals, it is particularly powerful in herbivores to facilitate chewing...
- forestry mulching machine, also referred to as a forestry mulcher, forest masticator, or brushcutter, uses a rotary drum equipped with steel chipper tools...
- serous saliva through the parotid duct into the mouth, to facilitate mastication and swallowing and to begin the digestion of starches. There are also...
- manufacturing engineer who founded the British rubber industry. He invented the masticator, a machine that shredded rubber s****s and which allowed rubber to be...
- Temporomandibular joints, muscles of mastication and malocclusions – Jaw joints, chewing muscles and bite abnormalities Bruxism Condylar resorption Mandibular...
- molars cannot chew food effectively, and cats are largely incapable of mastication.: 37  Although cats tend to have better teeth than most humans, with...