Definitions for buccinator muscle
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cheek muscle, buccinator muscle, musculus buccinator(noun)
a muscle that flattens the cheek and retracts the angle of the mouth
The buccinator is a thin quadrilateral muscle, occupying the interval between the maxilla and the mandible at the side of the face.
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