submaxilla

[ suhb-mak-sil-uh ]
/ ˌsʌb mækˈsɪl ə /

noun, plural sub·max·il·lae [suhb-mak-sil-ee] /ˌsʌb mækˈsɪl i/. Anatomy.


Nearby words

  1. submarine,
  2. submarine chaser,
  3. submariner,
  4. submarining,
  5. submatrix,
  6. submaxillaritis,
  7. submaxillary,
  8. submaxillary duct,
  9. submaxillary ganglion,
  10. submaxillary gland

Origin of submaxilla

First recorded in 1895–1900; sub- + maxilla

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Medicine definitions for submaxilla

submaxilla

[ sŭb′măk-sĭlə ]

n.

mandible

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