- any of several bony processes that articulate with the cheekbone.
Origin of zygomatic process
First recorded in 1735–45
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- a slender bony process of the temporal bone that forms part of the zygomatic arch
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- Any of three processes that articulate with the zygomatic bone, especially the process from the temporal bone that articulates to form the zygomatic arch.
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