mandibular notch

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Noun1.mandibular notch - small indentation in the middle of the lower jawbonemandibular notch - small indentation in the middle of the lower jawbone
jawbone, jowl, lower jaw, lower jawbone, mandible, mandibula, mandibular bone, submaxilla - the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth
incisura, incisure - (anatomy) a notch or small hollow
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The mandibular notch, also referred to as the incisura mandibulae or sigmoid notch, is a gap facing upwards and backwards occupying the superior margin of the mandibular ramus (Stedman, 2012; Mohammad et al.