Meaning of ZYGOMA in English


/zuy goh"meuh, zi-/ , n. , pl. zygomata /-meuh teuh/ . Anat.

1. See zygomatic arch .

2. the zygomatic process of the temporal bone.

3. See zygomatic bone .

[ 1675-85; zygoma zýgoma bolt, bar, equiv. to zygo-, var. s. of zygoûn to YOKE (see ZYGO-) + -ma n. suffix of result ]

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