body of mandible
See: mandible body [Martin, 2005].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • Body of mandible — Infobox Bone Name = PAGENAME Latin = corpus mandibulae GraySubject = 44 GrayPage = 172 Caption = Mandible. Outer surface. Side view Caption2 = Mandible. Inner surface. Side view Precursor = 1st branchial arch [EmbryologyUNC|hednk|023] Origins =… …   Wikipedia

  • Orbital surface of the body of the maxilla — Bone: Orbital surface of the body of the maxilla Left maxilla. Outer surface. Latin facies orbitalis corporis maxillae Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Nasal surface of the body of the maxilla — Bone: Nasal surface of the body of the maxilla Left maxilla. Nasal surface. Latin facies nasalis corporis maxillae Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • sagittal splitting of mandible — intraoral osteotomy of the ascending mandibular ramus and posterior body of the mandible in the sagittal plane for correction of prognathism, retrognathism, or open bite; an alternative procedure confines the split to the body of the mandible …   Medical dictionary

  • mandible body — Inflated base (coxa) of mandible providing for attachment of mandibular muscles. (Syn. body of mandible, corpus mandibulae) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. Inflated base of mandible for attachment of mandibular muscles. (Syn. corpus mandibulae)… …   Crustacea glossary

  • Mandible — This article is about the vertebrate jawbone. For the human jawbone, see human mandible. For other uses, see Mandible (disambiguation). Sperm whale mandible In vertebrates, the mandible, lower jaw or jawbone is a bone forming the skull with the… …   Wikipedia

  • Mandible (arthropod mouthpart) — The mandibles of a Bull ant The mandible of an arthropod is either of a pair of mouthparts used for biting, cutting and holding food. Mandibles are often simply referred to as jaws. Mandibles are present in the extant subphyla Myriapoda… …   Wikipedia

  • body — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. torso (See body); solid, mass; group, assemblage; substance, bulk; main part. See whole, party. II Physical structure Nouns 1. body, anatomy, torso; carcass, cadaver, corpse, remains (See …   English dictionary for students

  • body — 1. The head, neck, trunk, and extremities. The human b., consisting of head (caput), neck (collum), trunk (truncus), and limbs (membra). 2. The material part of a human, as distinguished from the …   Medical dictionary

  • Mandible (arthropod) — In arthropods, the mandible is either of a pair of arthropod mouthparts used for biting, cutting and holding food. Mandibles are often simply referred to as jaws. The arthropods with mandibles form the clade Mandibulata, comprising the extant… …   Wikipedia

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