Definitions for jugalˈdʒu gəl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of or pertaining to the cheek or the cheekbone.
Origin of jugal:
1590–1600; < L jugālis=jug(um)yoke+-ālis -al1
A bone found in the skull of most reptiles, amphibians and birds; the equivalent of a malar in mammals.
Relating to a yoke or marriage
Pertaining to the jugal bone.
relating to a yoke, or to marriage
pertaining to, or in the region of, the malar, or cheek bone
The jugal is a skull bone found in most reptiles, amphibians, and birds. In mammals, the jugal is often called the malar or Zygomatic. It is connected to the quadratojugal and maxilla, as well as other bones, which may vary by species.
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