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Introduction: Mandible

Description of Mandible

Mandible: Lower jawbone.

Mandible: the lower jawbone in vertebrates; it is hinged to open the mouth.
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Mandible: The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Mandible: The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.
Source: MeSH 2007

Mandible: Related Topics

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Mandible as an Organ

Mandible (organ): The mandible is a bone that is a part of the skull and the...more »

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Broader terms for Mandible

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The following terms can be used for Mandible

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Hierarchical classifications of Mandible

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