zygomatic process of maxilla
zygomatic process of maxilla n.
The rough projection from the maxilla that articulates with the zygomatic bone. Also called malar process.
- Zygomatic process of temporal bone
zygomatic process of temporal bone zygomatic process of temporal bone n. The anterior process of the temporal bone that articulates with the temporal process of the zygomatic bone to form the zygomatic arch.
- Zygomatico-orbital artery
zygomatico-orbital artery zygomatico-orbital artery zy·go·mat·i·co-or·bit·al artery (zī’gə-māt’ĭ-kō-ôr’bĭ-tl) n. An artery with its origin usually in the superficial temporal artery, sometimes in the middle temporal artery, with distribution to the orbicular muscle of the eye and portions of the orbit, and with anastomoses to the lacrimal and palpebral branches of the ophthalmic artery.
- Zygomatico-orbital foramen
zygomatico-orbital foramen zygomatico-orbital foramen n. The common opening on the orbital surface of the zygomatic bone, transmitting the zygomaticofacial and zygomaticotemporal nerves.
- Zygomaticofacial foramen
zygomaticofacial foramen zygomaticofacial foramen zy·go·mat·i·co·fa·cial foramen (zī’gə-māt’ĭ-kō-fā’shəl) n. The opening on the lateral surface of the zygomatic bone, transmitting the zygomaticofacial nerve.