temporalis
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: temporal_muscle temporalis_muscle musculus_temporalis
Related terms: skeletal_muscle
Similar spelling:   temporal
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  temporise
  temporiser
  temporalty
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  temporizer
  temporariness
  temporal_vein
  temporal_role
  temporal_lobe
  temporal_bone
  tempura
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