Intermaxillary
Intermaxillary In`ter*max"il*la*ry, a. (Anat.) (a) Between the maxillary bones. (b) Of or pertaining to the intermaxill[ae]. -- n. An intermaxilla. [1913 Webster]

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  • intermaxillary — Between the maxillae, or upper jaw bones. * * * in·ter·max·il·lary .int ər mak sə .ler ē, chiefly Brit mak sil ə rē adj 1) lying between maxillae esp joining the two maxillary bones <intermaxillary sutures> 2) of or relating to the… …   Medical dictionary

  • intermaxillary — /ɪntəmækˈsɪləri/ (say intuhmak siluhree) adjective 1. situated between the maxillary or upper jawbones. 2. of or relating to the back and middle of the upper jaw: intermaxillary teeth. 3. (in crustaceans) situated between those somites of the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • intermaxillary — I. “+ adjective Etymology: inter + maxillary 1. : lying between maxillae; especially : joining the two maxillary bones intermaxillary suture 2. : of or relating to the premaxillae II …   Useful english dictionary

  • intermaxillary — premaxilla (one of the paired, superficial, usually toothed, dermal bones of the upper jaw, proximal or anterior to the maxillaries; in primitive Teleostomi they comprise the middle, in more advanced forms they may comprise the whole, of the oral …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • intermaxillary — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • intermaxillary — adjective Between the maxillae …   Wiktionary

  • intermaxillary — adj. located between the maxillary bones (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intermaxillary — in·ter·maxillary …   English syllables

  • Intermaxillary segment — Infobox Embryology Name = Intermaxillary segment Latin = GraySubject = 13 GrayPage = 68 Caption = Diagram showing the regions of the adult face and neck related to the fronto nasal process and the branchial arches. (Globular processes labeled at… …   Wikipedia

  • intermaxillary gland — a gland lodged in a fossa formed mainly of dermal bones, situated wholly in front of the nasal capsules of Osteolepiformes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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