Definition of Maxillary. Meaning of Maxillary. Synonyms of Maxillary

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Definition of Maxillary

Maxillary
Maxillar Max"il*lar, Maxillary Max"il*la*ry, a. [L. maxillaris, fr. maxilla jawbone, jaw: cf. F. maxillaire.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to either the upper or the lower jaw, but now usually applied to the upper jaw only. -- n. The principal maxillary bone; the maxilla. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to a maxilla.

Meaning of Maxillary from wikipedia

- The pyramid-shaped maxillary sinus (or antrum of Highmore) is the largest of the paranasal sinuses, and drains into the middle meatus of the nose through...
- The maxillary artery supplies deep structures of the face. It branches from the external carotid artery just deep to the neck of the mandible. The maxillary...
- Maxillary means "related to the maxilla (upper jaw bone)". Terms containing "maxillary" include: Maxillary artery Maxillary nerve Maxillary prominence...
- the fusion of two maxillary bones. In humans, the upper jaw includes the hard palate in the front of the mouth. The two maxillary bones are fused at...
- ethmoid bone, is the maxillary hiatus (or ostium maxillare, or maxillary sinus ostium, or maxillary ostium, or opening from the maxillary sinus); in a frontal...
- The maxillary central incisor is a human tooth in the front upper jaw, or maxilla, and is usually the most visible of all teeth in the mouth. It is located...
- Maxillary process is commonly an alternate name for the maxillary prominence. Maxillary process may also refer to the maxillary process of inferior nasal...
- The maxillary vein, or internal maxillary vein, consist of a short trunk which accompanies the first part of the internal maxillary artery. It is formed...
- In human dentistry, the maxillary canine is the tooth located laterally (away from the midline of the face) from both maxillary lateral incisors of the...
- incisor are: maxillary central incisor (upper jaw, closest to the center of the lips) maxillary lateral incisor (upper jaw, beside the maxillary central incisor)...
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