Maxilla

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Maxillae
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Side view. Maxilla veesible at bottom left, in green.
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Front view. Maxilla veesible at center, in yellae.
Details
Precursor 1st branchial arch[1]
Identifiers
TA A02.1.12.001
FMA FMA:9711
Anatomical terms o bane

The maxillae (plural: maxillae /mækˈsɪl/)[2] are the twa maxilla banes formin the upper jaw an palate o the mooth.[3][4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. hednk-023 — Embryo Images at University of North Carolina
  2. OED 2nd edition, 1989.
  3. Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
  4. Illustrated Anatomy of the Head and Neck, Fehrenbach and Herring, Elsevier, 2012, page 55