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max·il·lar·y

(mak'si-lār-ē),
Relating to the maxilla, or upper jaw.
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maxillary

(măk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
Of or relating to a jaw or jawbone, especially the upper one.
n. pl. maxillar·ies
A maxillary bone; a jawbone.
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maxillary

adjective Referring or pertaining to the maxilla.
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max·il·lar·y

(mak'si-lar-ē)
Relating to the maxilla, or upper jaw.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

maxillary

pertaining to the region of the upper jaw in vertebrates.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

max·il·lar·y

(mak'si-lar-ē)
Relating to the maxilla, or upper jaw.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Hypoplasia of middle third of the face with maxillary retrusion, teeth occludes edge to edge were seen.
The nasolabial angle is a clinical and cephalometric parameter for the determination of soft tissue profile,4 which is representative of maxillary inclination, increased angle reflects a maxillary retrusion, and decreased amount shows a maxillary protrusion5.