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.
  • They include the mandible of a mastodon and a portion of a vertebra of a large fish, both found in the Lower Madison Valley; the skull and other parts of a dog (Mesocyon drummondanus), found near Drummond, Granite county; the skull of a Poatrephes paludicola, found near New Chicago,.
  • 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.

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