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supermaxilla

[soo-per-mak-sil-uh]
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noun, plural su·per·max·il·lae [soo-per-mak-sil-ee] /ˌsu pər mækˈsɪl i/.
  1. the upper jaw.
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Origin of supermaxilla

From New Latin; see origin at super-, maxilla
Related formssu·per·max·il·lar·y [soo-per-mak-suh-ler-ee, -mak-sil-uh-ree] /ˌsu pərˈmæk səˌlɛr i, -mækˈsɪl ə ri/, adjective
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