Jugal



[joo-guh l] /ˈdʒu gəl/

adjective
1.
of or relating to the cheek or the cheekbone.
2.
Entomology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the jugum.
/ˈdʒuːɡəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the zygomatic bone
noun
2.
Also called jugal bone other names for zygomatic bone

jugal ju·gal (jōō’gəl)
adj.

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  • Jugal-bone

    noun 1. (in humans) (def 1). 2. the corresponding bone in other animals. jugal bone n. See zygomatic bone.

  • Jugale

    jugale ju·ga·le (jōō-gā’lē) n. The point at which the temporal and frontal processes of the zygomatic bone meet. Also called jugal point.



  • Jugal-furrow

    noun 1. (in certain insects) the crease, between the anal and jugal veins, along which the wing folds.

  • Jugate

    [joo-geyt, -git] /ˈdʒu geɪt, -gɪt/ adjective 1. Botany. having the leaflets in pairs, as a pinnate leaf. 2. Entomology. having a . 3. (of two or more portraits on a coin, medal, or escutcheon) overlapping. /ˈdʒuːɡeɪt; -ɡɪt/ adjective 1. (esp of compound leaves) having parts arranged in pairs



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