trigeminus


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tri·gem·i·nus

 (trī-jĕm′ə-nəs)
n. pl. tri·gem·i·ni (-nī′)

[New Latin, from Latin, born as three twins, triple : tri-, tri- + geminus, twin.]
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trigeminus

(traɪˈdʒɛmɪnəs)
n, pl -ni (-naɪ)
another name for trigeminal nerve
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Noun1.trigeminus - the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of masticationtrigeminus - the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of mastication
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
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tri·gem·i·nus

L. trigeminus, nervio trigémino.
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The Quaddel injection was also made in the trigeminus outlets (supraorbital, infraorbital, mentalis).
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