macrognathia


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macrognathia

 [mak″ro-nath´e-ah]
abnormal overgrowth of the jaw. adj., adj macrognath´ic.

mac·ro·gna·thi·a

(mak'rōg-nā'thē-ă), In the diphthong gn, the g is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Enlargement or elongation of the jaw.
Synonym(s): megagnathia
[macro- + G. gnathos, jaw]

macrognathia

/mac·ro·gna·thia/ (-nath´e-ah) enlargement of the jaw.macrognath´ic

macrognathia

[mak′rōnā′thē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, makros + gnathos, jaw
an abnormally large growth of the jaw. Compare micrognathia. macrognathic, adj.

mac·ro·gna·thi·a

(mak'rog-nā'thē-ă)
Enlargement or elongation of the jaw.
[macro- + G. gnathos, jaw]

macrognathia

An abnormally large jaw.

mac·ro·gna·thi·a

(mak'rog-nā'thē-ă)
Enlargement or elongation of the jaw.
Synonym(s): megagnathia.
[macro- + G. gnathos, jaw]

macrognathia (mak´rōnā´thēə),

n a definite overgrowth of the maxillae and mandible.

macrognathia

abnormal overgrowth of the jaw.
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