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Any of three bony processes that articulate with the zygomatic bone, especially the process from the temporal bone that articulates to form the zygomatic arch.
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(Anatomy) a slender bony process of the temporal bone that forms part of the zygomatic arch
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any of several bony processes that articulate with the cheekbone.
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|Noun||1.||zygomatic process - a slender process of the temporal bone that strengthens the zygomatic arch|
cheekbone, jugal bone, malar, malar bone, os zygomaticum, zygomatic, zygomatic bone - the arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek
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