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jugal

[joo-guh l] /ˈdʒu gəl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the cheek or the cheekbone.
2.
Entomology. pertaining to, involving, or situated near the jugum.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Latin jugālis, equivalent to jug(um) yoke + -ālis -al1
Related forms
interjugal, adjective
subjugal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for jugal

jugal

/ˈdʒuːɡəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the zygomatic bone
noun
2.
Also called jugal bone other names for zygomatic bone
Word Origin
C16: from Latin jugālis of a yoke, from jugum a yoke
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jugal in Medicine

jugal ju·gal (jōō'gəl)
adj.

  1. Connected like a yoke.

  2. Relating to the zygomatic bone.

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