HyperDic: arcus_zygomaticus

English > 1 sense of the expression arcus zygomaticus:
NOUNbodyarcus zygomaticus, zygoma, zygomatic archthe slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone
English > arcus zygomaticus: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningThe slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone.
Synonymszygoma, zygomatic arch
Part ofcheekbone, zygomatic bone, zygomatic, malar, malar bone, jugal bone, os zygomaticumThe arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek
Broaderbone, osrigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
Spanisharco cigomático, cigoma
Catalanarc zigomàtic, cigoma, zigoma

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