any of several bony processes that articulate with the cheekbone.
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Origin of zygomatic process
First recorded in 1735–45
Words nearby zygomatic process
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British Dictionary definitions for zygomatic process
a slender bony process of the temporal bone that forms part of the zygomatic arch
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Medical definitions for zygomatic process
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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