incisure


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incisure

(ɪnˈsaɪʒə)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy an incision or notch in an organ or part
inˈcisural adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incisure - (anatomy) a notch or small hollow
mandibular notch - small indentation in the middle of the lower jawbone
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
notch - a V-shaped indentation; "mandibular notch"
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AbstractObjectives: To see the correlation between changes in incisure depth of mandible on an orthopantomogram with bone mineral density and whether or not it can be employed for screening and early detection of osteoporosis.
The morphometric features of the studied sample show all the typical features of the genus Sivalhippus and the species Sivalhippus theobaldi such as large sized molars, complex fossette ornamentation, double pli caballins, deep incisure of hypoglyphs and compressed protCones (lingually flattened, labially rounded) (Fig.
Height of the mandibular ramus: distance between the deepest point of the mandibular incisure and the deepest part of the antegonial incisure, is measured in the right and left mandibular ramus.