temporoparietalis muscle

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tem·po·ro·pa·ri·e·ta·lis mus·cle

(tem'pŏr-ō-pă-rī'ĕ-tā'lis mŭs'ĕl)
The part of epicranius muscle that arises from the lateral part of the epicranial aponeurosis and inserts in the cartilage of the auricle.
Synonym(s): musculus temporoparietalis [TA] , temporoparietal muscle.
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