What does buccinator mean?

Definitions for buccinatorˈbʌk səˌneɪ tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word buccinator.


  1. buccinator(Noun)

    a thin broad muscle forming the wall of the cheek.

  2. Origin: a trumpeter, from bucinare to sound the trumpet.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Buccinator(noun)

    a muscle of the cheek; -- so called from its use in blowing wind instruments

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Buccinator

    buk-sin-ā′tor, n. the name of a flat muscle forming the wall of the cheek, assisting in mastication and in the blowing of wind-instruments.—adj. Buccinat′ory. [L.;—buccinare.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buccinator in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buccinator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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