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retromandibular

Definitions

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  • adj. Of or relating to a vein formed by the union of the superficial temporal and maxillary veins.

Etymologies

retro- +‎ mandibular (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Its antero-inferior surface is quadrilateral and slightly concave; it constitutes the posterior boundary of the mandibular fossa, and is in contact with the retromandibular part of the parotid gland.

    II. Osteology. 5a. 4. The Temporal Bone

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