maxillary sinus

n.

An air cavity in the body of the maxilla, communicating with the middle meatus of the nose.antrum of Highmore maxillary antrum

Nearby words

  1. mustang,
  2. mustanger,
  3. mustard,
  4. mustard and cress,
  5. mustard family,
  6. mustard oil,
  7. mustard operation,
  8. mustard plaster,
  9. mustee,
  10. mustelid


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