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tem·po·ral mus·cle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. temporalis muscle, temporal muscle, temporalis, musculus temporalisnoun

    muscle extending from the temporal fossa to the coronoid process of the mandible; acts to raise the mandible and close the jaws

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  1. Temporal muscle

    The temporal muscle, also known as the temporalis, is one of the muscles of mastication. It covers much of the temporal bone.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Temporal Muscle

    A masticatory muscle whose action is closing the jaws; its posterior portion retracts the mandible.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of temporal muscle in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of temporal muscle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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