malar bone


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malar bone

ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.malar bone - the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheekmalar bone - the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek
jugal point, jugale - the craniometric point at the union of the frontal and temporal processes of the zygomatic bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
arcus zygomaticus, zygoma, zygomatic arch - the slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone
skull - the bony skeleton of the head of vertebrates
zygomatic process - a slender process of the temporal bone that strengthens the zygomatic arch
Translations

ma·lar bone

n. pómulo, hueso en ambos lados de la cara.
References in periodicals archive ?
This was in a patient with head trauma, and the condition has since been described in various types of trauma, including seatbelt and airbag pressure, malar bone fracture, and chest trauma [4].
Ben Slimene, "Malar bone metastasis revealing a papillary thyroid carcinoma," Case Reports in Otolaryngology, vol.