base of mandible

base of man·di·ble

[TA]
the rounded inferior border of the body of the mandible.
Synonym(s): basis mandibulae [TA]

base of man·di·ble

(bās mandi-bĕl) [TA]
Rounded inferior border of the body of the mandible.
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Multisection spiral computed tomography was performed (Light Speed Pro 16, General Electrics, USA) of the area from infraorbital region to the base of mandible.
Primarily survey scanning of all area from infraorbital region to the base of mandible was done and the area of 1276x1276 mm was examined within slice thickness of 1.