temporal_muscle
1. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) muscle extending from the temporal fossa to the coronoid process of the mandible; acts to raise the mandible and close the jaws
Synonyms: temporalis temporalis_muscle musculus_temporalis
Related terms: skeletal_muscle
Similar spelling:   temporalis_muscle
  temporal_role
  temporal_gyrus
  temporal_vein
  temporal_lobe
  temporal_canthus
  temporal_bone
  temporal_order
  temporal_artery
  temporal_relation
  temporal_property
  temporal_arteritis
  temporary_state
  temporariness