zygomatic process of temporal bone


The anterior process of the temporal bone that articulates with the temporal process of the zygomatic bone to form the zygomatic arch.

Nearby words

  1. zygomatic fossa,
  2. zygomatic nerve,
  3. zygomatic process,
  4. zygomatic process of frontal bone,
  5. zygomatic process of maxilla,
  6. zygomatico-orbital artery,
  7. zygomatico-orbital foramen,
  8. zygomaticofacial foramen,
  9. zygomaticomaxillary suture,
  10. zygomaticotemporal foramen

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