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Medical Term:

articular surface of mandibular fossa of temporal bone


the smooth portion of the mandibular articular fossa and eminence of the temporal bone that articulates with the disc of the temporomandibular joint.

Synonym(s): facies articularis fossae mandibularis ossis temporalisTA

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