Zygomaticotemporal foramen

zygomaticotemporal foramen

zygomaticotemporal foramen zy·go·mat·i·co·tem·po·ral foramen (zī’gə-māt’ĭ-kō-těm’pər-əl, -těm’prəl)
The opening on the temporal surface of the zygomatic bone of the canal for passage of the zygomaticotemporal nerve.


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