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 cl****ical 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...
- The anterior division gives off branches to three major muscles of mastication and a buccal branch which is sensory to the ch****. The posterior division...
- Great Masticator", by arguing that food should be chewed thoroughly until liquefied before swallowing: "Nature will castigate those who don't masticate"....
- Masticatory force or force of mastication is defined as the force that is created by the dynamic action of the masticatory muscles during the act of chewing...
- The lateral pterygoid or external pterygoid is a muscle of mastication with two heads. It lies superiorly to the medial pterygoid. The upper/superior...
- (or internal pterygoid muscle), is a thick, quadrilateral muscle of mastication. The mandibular branch of the fifth cranial nerve, the trigeminal nerve...
- 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...
- 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...
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