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Introduction: Masseter

Description of Masseter

Masseter: a large muscle that raises the lower jaw and is used in chewing.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Masseter: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Masseter

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Masseter

The following list attempts to classify Masseter into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • facial muscle
  • skeletal muscle,striated muscle
  • muscle,musculus
  • contractile organ,contractor
  • organ
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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