functional mandibular movements


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func·tion·al man·dib·u·lar move·ments

all natural, proper, or characteristic movements of the mandible made during speech, mastication, yawning, swallowing, and other associated movements.

func·tion·al man·dib·u·lar move·ments

(fŭngkshŭn-ăl man-dibyū-lăr mūvmĕnts)
All natural or characteristic movements of mandible made during speech, mastication, yawning, swallowing, and other movements.
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