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submaxillary

 [sub-mak´sĭ-lar″e]
below the maxilla.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

man·dib·u·lar

(man-dib'yū-lăr),
Relating to the lower jaw.
Synonym(s): inframaxillary, submaxillary (1)
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submaxillary

(sŭb-măk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the lower jaw: a submaxillary fracture.
2. Situated beneath the maxilla: the submaxillary salivary glands.
n. pl. submaxillar·ies
An anatomical part, such as a gland or nerve, that is situated beneath the maxilla.
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man·dib·u·lar

(man-dib'yū-lăr)
Relating to the lower jaw.
Synonym(s): inframaxillary, submaxillary (1) .

sub·man·dib·u·lar

(sŭb'man-dib'yū-lăr)
Beneath the mandible or lower jaw.
Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary (2) .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

submaxillary

Pertaining to the lower jaw. Under the MAXILLA.
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sub·man·dib·u·lar

(sŭb'man-dib'yū-lăr)
1. Beneath mandible or lower jaw.
2. Denoting some ducts, fossae, ganglia, glands, lymph nodes, or a triangle of the neck, below the mandible.
Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary (2) .

man·dib·u·lar

(man-dib'yū-lăr)
Relating to the lower jaw.
Synonym(s): inframaxillary, submaxillary (1) .
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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