noun, plural max·il·lar·ies.
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The maxillary palpi are retracted beneath the head and thorax.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
He could shift to either Foot and he kept his Maxillary covered.Ade's Fables|George Ade
The teeth are in a continuous series; no diastema or maxillary step is evident.Two New Pelycosaurs from the Lower Permian of Oklahoma|Richard C. Fox
All the Asiatic species of this family have a grooved fang at the hinder extremity of the maxillary bone.Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier
An alveolar abscess deeply seated in the maxilla may open into the maxillary antrum and set up suppuration in that cavity.