symphysis menti

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mandibular symphysis

[TA]
the fibrocartilaginous union of the two halves of the mandible in the fetus; it becomes an osseous union during the first year.
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symphysis menti

The symphysis of the chin or the ridge marking the line of union of the two halves of the mandible.
See also: symphysis
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