Sentence Examples

  • The mandible is composed of several bones as in reptiles.
  • The operculum of the normal zooecium has become the mandible, while the occlusor muscles have become enormous.
  • In most cases, however, the palp loses its exopodite and it often disappears altogether, while the coxal segment forms the body of the mandible, with a masticatory edge variously armed with teeth and spines.
  • This buccal sac is provided with a dorsal mandible and a ventral radula.
  • The facial portion of the skull is very short; a long process of the maxillary bone descends from the anterior part of the zygomatic arch; and the ascending ramus of the mandible is remarkably high.

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