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1. mandible

noun. ['ˈmændəbəl, ˈmændɪbəl'] the jaw in vertebrates that is hinged to open the mouth.

Synonyms

  • lower jawbone
  • condyloid process
  • pogonion
  • jaw
  • gnathion
  • mandibular notch
  • articulator
  • lower jaw
  • submaxilla
  • mandibular condyle
  • condylar process
  • gonion
  • lantern jaw
  • coronoid process of the mandible
  • symphysion
  • jawbone
  • mandibular bone
  • jowl

Etymology

  • mandibula (Latin)
  • mando (Latin)

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Rhymes with Mandible

  • able
  • abominable
  • acceptable
  • acceptable
  • accessible
  • accountable
  • accountable
  • achievable
  • acknowledgeable
  • acknowledgeable
  • actionable
  • adaptable
  • addressable
  • adjustable
  • admirable
  • admirable
  • admissible
  • adoptable
  • adorable
  • advisable

How do you pronounce mandible?

Pronounce mandible as ˈmændɪbəl.

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Sentences with mandible


1. Adjective
The European hornet has a smaller, less powerful mandible.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The jaw bone is just one bone: the mandible.

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