mandibular fossa

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Related to fossa mandibularis: infratemporal fossa, jugular fossa, articular fossa of temporal bone
  • noun

Synonyms for mandibular fossa

a deep concavity in the temporal bone at the root of the zygomatic arch that receives the condyle of the mandible