An increase in the width of the eyelids that occurs during chewing, sometimes accompanied by a rhythmic raising of the upper lid when the mouth is open and its subsequent drooping when the mouth is closed.Marcus Gunn phenomenon
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Words nearby jaw-winking syndrome
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