stomatognathic system sto·ma·tog·nath·ic system (stō’mə-tŏg-nāth’ĭk, -tō-nāth’-)
The structures involved in speech and in the receiving, chewing, and swallowing of food.
noun 1. the science dealing with the mouth and its diseases. noun 1. the branch of medicine or dentistry concerned with the structures, functions, and diseases of the mouth
stomatomalacia sto·ma·to·ma·la·ci·a (stō’mə-tō-mə-lā’shē-ə, -shə) n. Pathological softening of any of the structures of the mouth.
noun, plural stomatomies. Surgery. 1. stomatotomy.
stomatomycosis sto·ma·to·my·co·sis (stō’mə-tō-mī-kō’sĭs) n. A fungal disease of the mouth.