zygomatico-orbital foramen

n.

The common opening on the orbital surface of the zygomatic bone, transmitting the zygomaticofacial and zygomaticotemporal nerves.

Nearby words

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


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