Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the temporal fossa and the malar bone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the temple and the region of the malar bone.

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  • adjective anatomy Of or pertaining to both the temple and the region of the malar bone.

Etymologies

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temporo- +‎ malar

Examples

  • The Zygomatic Nerve (n. zygomaticus; temporomalar nerve; orbital nerve) arises in the pterygopalatine fossa, enters the orbit by the inferior orbital fissure, and divides at the back of that cavity into two branches, zygomaticotemporal and zygomaticofacial.

    IX. Neurology. 5e. The Trigeminal Nerve

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