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.
- 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.