Temporomandibular joint

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temporomandibular joint n.
See mandibular joint.

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temporomandibular joint   (těm'pə-rō-mān-dĭb'yə-lər)  Pronunciation Key 
The joint that facilitates mandibular movement, located between the head of the mandible and the temporal bone.
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