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jugal

 [joo´gal]
1. pertaining to the cheek.

ju·gal

(jū'găl),
1. Connecting; yoked.
2. Relating to the zygomatic bone.
[L. jugalis, yoked together, fr. jugum, a yoke]

jugal

/ju·gal/ (joo´g'l) pertaining to the cheek.

jugal

[jo̅o̅′gəl]
Etymology: L, jugum, yoke
pertaining to structures attached or yoked, as the zygomatic bone or malar bone.

ju·gal

(jū'găl)
1. Connecting; yoked.
2. Relating to the zygomatic bone.
[L. jugalis, yoked together, fr. jugum, a yoke]

jugal, jugale

pertaining to the cheek or zygomatic (cheek) bone.

jugal arch
avian homolog of the mammalian zygomatic arch.
jugal point
the point at the angle formed by the masseteric and maxillary edges of the zygomatic bone.
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Articulamentum well developed, whitish, apophyses evenly rounded, jugal sinus wide, slit formula of insertion plates 9-10/1/8-10, slits inequidistant, slit rays distinctly punctured, teeth sharp, smooth, eaves solid (Fig.
velox (Figures 5, 8, 9), the processus squamosalis (PrSq, Figures 5-9) extends between one half and one third of the distance between its origin in the skull and the jugal arch.
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Zygomatic arches moderately flared, with the superior jugal process distinct when viewed from above.
Jugal Taneja, who had served as the company's other cochairman, has retired from that position but will remain on the board.
Oroscopy detected a shallow, erythematous, 3-cm ulcerated lesion on the left jugal mucosa.
Warwickshire fund-raising manager Frances Milner said: "The trek is along a spectacular six-day route through the remote area of Jugal Himal, a region lying to the north-east of the fascinating city of Kathmandu.