from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The outer point on either side of the lower jaw at which the jawbone angles upward.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An anthropometric landmark located at the most inferior, posterior, and lateral point on the external angle of the mandible.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The angle of the lower jaw; the mandibular angle: chiefly used in eraniology. See craniometry.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the craniometric point on either side at the apex of the lower jaw
French, from Greek gōniā, angle.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)