- body of mandible
- See: mandible body [Martin, 2005].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 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
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-Piercing — Andere Bezeichnungen Sprung Piercing, Deep Oral Piercing Lage Mund und Kinnbereich Schmuck Barbell Hinweis zum Schmuck Heilungsdauer zw … Deutsch Wikipedia
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
Mandible — The mandible is the bone of the lower jaw. The joint where the mandible meets the upper jaw at the temporal bone is called the temporomandibular joint. * * * A U shaped bone (in superior view), forming the lower jaw, articulating by its upturned… … Medical dictionary
mandible — Most anterodorsally situated of gnathal appendages; one, of a pair, of heavily calcified jaws; the teeth. [Hobbs and Jass, 1988]. On of the heavily calcified jaws lying anterior to (beneath, in ventral view) the other mouth parts but visible in… … Crustacea glossary