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Medical Term:

mylohyoid groove

 

Definition: a groove on the medial surface of the ramus of the mandible beginning at the lingula; it lodges the mylohyoid artery and nerve.

Synonym(s): sulcus mylohyoideusTA, mylohyoid fossa

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