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jugal bone

noun
1.
(in humans) cheekbone (def 1).
2.
the corresponding bone in other animals.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70
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jugal bone in Medicine

jugal bone n.
See zygomatic bone.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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