orthognathous


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orthognathous

(ɔːˈθɒɡnəθəs) or

orthognathic

adj
(Anatomy) anatomy having normally aligned jaws
orˈthognaˌthism, orˈthognathy n
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In fact, however, Anoiapithecus can be distinguished from both Pierolapithecus and Dryopithecus by the strikingly orthognathous facial profile of the former (Moya-Sola et al., 2009b), which cannot be merely discounted on the basis of purported distortion (contra Begun et al., 2012).