zygomatic fossa n.
See infratemporal fossa.
In two other cases that I saw, in one the bullet was lodged in the zygomatic fossa, in the second just below the mastoid process.
Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900 George Henry Makins
In another case, a branch of the external carotid artery was wounded by a ball which penetrated at the zygomatic fossa.
A Treatise on Gunshot Wounds Thomas Longmore
- Zygomatic nerve
zygomatic nerve zygomatic nerve n. A branch of the maxillary nerve that divides and supplies the skin of the temporal and zygomatic regions. Also called temporomandibular nerve.
- Zygomatic process
any of several bony processes that articulate with the cheekbone. Historical Examples In the horse, it articulates with the zygomatic process of the temporal bone. Artistic Anatomy of Animals douard Cuyer The arch formed by the malar bone and the zygomatic process of the temporal bone. A Practical Physiology Albert F. Blaisdell The zygomatic process […]
- Zygomatic process of frontal bone
zygomatic process of frontal bone zygomatic process of frontal bone n. The projection of the frontal bone that joins the zygomatic bone to form the lateral margin of the eye socket.
- Zygomatic process of maxilla
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.