trifacial


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Related to trifacial: Trifacial nerve, trifacial neuralgia

tri·fa·cial

(trī-fā'shăl),
Denoting the fifth pair of cranial nerves, the trigeminal nerves.
[tri- + L. facies, face]
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trifacial

(trī-fā′shəl)
adj.
Trigeminal.
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trifacial

adjective Referring to the fifth cranial (trigeminal) nerve; given the potential for confusion with the seventh (facial) nerve, trigeminal is preferred.
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tri·fa·cial

(trī-fā'shăl)
Denoting trigeminal nerves.
[tri- + L. facies, face]
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Estrategias de configuracion de artefactos y de explotacion desarrolladas en las terrazas de Mas Ferreol, Plane d'en Bourgat y Butte du Four-Llabanere (Ddro dent cc = Diedro denticulado concavo; U = Unifacial; B = Bifacial; T = Trifacial y M = Multifacial).
Tambien estan bien representados los sistemas unifaciales y bifaciales bipolares opuestos, bipolares y multipolarizados ortogonales y trifaciales multipolares.