bucco-


a combining form meaning “cheek,” “mouth,” used in the formation of compound words: buccolingual.

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Origin of bucco-

<Latin bucc(a) lower cheek, jaw, mouth + -o-
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Medical definitions for bucco-

bucco-

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Cheek:buccogingival.
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