deep temporal nerves


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deep tem·po·ral nerves

[TA]
two branches, anterior and posterior, from the mandibular nerve, supplying the temporalis muscle and periosteum of the temporal fossa.
Synonym(s): nervi temporales profundi [TA]
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deep tem·po·ral nerves

(dēp tem'pŏr-ăl nĕrvz) [TA]
Two branches, anterior and posterior, from the mandibular nerve, supplying the temporalis muscle and periosteum of the temporal fossa.
Synonym(s): nervi temporales profundi [TA] .
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