Definition of Zygoma. Meaning of Zygoma. Synonyms of Zygoma

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Definition of Zygoma

Zygoma
Zygoma y*go"ma, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to yoke, ? a yoke.] (Anat.) (a) The jugal, malar, or cheek bone. (b) The zygomatic process of the temporal bone. (c) The whole zygomatic arch.

Meaning of Zygoma from wikipedia

- The term zygoma generally refers to the zygomatic bone, a bone of the human skull commonly referred to as the ch****bone or malar bone, but it may also...
- A zygoma fracture (zygomatic fracture) is a form of facial fracture caused by a fracture of the zygomatic bone. A zygoma fracture is often the result of...
- Zygoma reduction, also known as Ch****bone reduction surgery. is a surgery used to reduce the facial width by excising part of the zygomatic bone and arch...
- Zygoma implants (or zygomatic implants) are different from conventional dental implants in that they anchor in to the zygomatic bone (ch**** bone) rather...
- Eurocentric societies. The term zygomatic derives from the Gr**** ζύγωμα zygōma, meaning "bolt, bar", derived from ζυγο-, "yoke, join". The Gr**** word was...
- zygomatic derives from the Gr**** Ζυγόμα zygoma meaning "yoke". The zygomatic bone is occasionally referred to as the zygoma, but this term may also refer to...
- or zygomaticosphenoid suture inferiorly), separation of the maxilla and zygoma along the anterior maxilla (near the zygomaticomaxillary suture), the zygomatic...
- zygomatic derives from the Gr**** Ζυγόμα zygoma meaning "yoke". The zygomatic process is occasionally referred to as the zygoma, but this term usually refers to...
- Zygomatic (from Gr**** ζύγωμα (zygōma), "yoke") may refer to: Zygomatic arch Zygomatic bone Zygomatic branches of the facial nerve Zygomaticus major muscle...
- the wolf-like canids. This subtribe is defined by two synapomorphies: a zygoma that is strongly arched dorsoventrally, and the usual presence of a second...
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