Definition of Masticatory. Meaning of Masticatory. Synonyms of Masticatory

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Definition of Masticatory

Masticatory
Masticatory Mas"ti*ca*to*ry, a. [Cf. F. masticatoire.] Chewing; adapted to perform the office o? chewing food.
Masticatory
Masticatory Mas"ti*ca*to*ry, n.; pl. -ries. (Med.) A substance to be chewed to increase the saliva. --Bacon.

Meaning of Masticatory from wikipedia

- Masticatory muscle myositis (MMM) is an inflammatory disease in dogs affecting the muscles of mastication (chewing). It is also known as atrophic myositis...
- Crustaceans (Crustacea /krʌˈsteɪʃə/) form a large, diverse arthropod taxon which includes such familiar animals as crabs, lobsters, crayfish, shrimp, krill...
- 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 tongue and the ch****s. Temporomandibular joint disorder Bruxism Masticatory+Muscles at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings...
- of corticosteroids. myopathy (muscle disease) myalgia (muscle pain) Masticatory muscle myositis (a disease in dogs) MedlinePlus Encyclopedia Myositis...
- with each nerve serving one side of the face. In contrast, the nearby masticatory muscles are supplied by the mandibular nerve, a branch of the trigeminal...
- Gnathology is the study of the masticatory system, including its physiology, functional disturbances, and treatment. Dr Beverly McCollum established the...
- include epidermis of the palm of the hand and sole of the foot, and the masticatory mucosa. Skin is also covered with stratified squamous epithelium. ...
- defensive function. Sereno, Paul C. (2012). "Taxonomy, morphology, masticatory function and phylogeny of heterodontosaurid dinosaurs". ZooKeys. 226:...
- and any pathological cause 5.m Reverse overjet >3.5mm with reported masticatory and speech difficulties 5.p Defects of cleft lip and palate 5.s ...
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