viscerocranium love

Definitions

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  • n. The part of the skull that developed from the embryonic branchial arches (the facial bones, rather than the cranium)

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Examples

  • The second principal component reflected sex-specific shape differences, mainly comprising a relatively larger female viscerocranium and, in particular, a larger buccal area.

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