zygomaticus major


zygomaticus major
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zygomaticus major, face muscle which draws the angle of the mouth upwards and backwards to smile, zygomaticus major muscle, musculus zygomaticus major.

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • zygomaticus major — n a slender band of muscle on each side of the face that arises from the zygomatic bone, inserts into the orbicularis oris and skin at the corner of the mouth, and acts to pull the corner of the mouth upward and backward when smiling or laughing …   Medical dictionary

  • Zygomaticus major — Musculus zygomaticus (major und minor) Musculus zygomaticus major Ursprung Arcus zygomaticus Ansatz Mundwinkel Funktion zieht …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zygomaticus major muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Zygomatic major Latin = musculus zygomaticus major GraySubject = 108 GrayPage = 383 Caption = Muscles of the head, face, and neck. Origin = anterior of zygomatic Insertion = modiolus of mouth Action = draws angle of mouth… …   Wikipedia

  • zygomaticus major muscle — musculus zygomaticus major …   Medical dictionary

  • M. zygomaticus major — Musculus zygomaticus (major und minor) Musculus zygomaticus major Ursprung Arcus zygomaticus Ansatz Mundwinkel Funktion zieht d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Musculus zygomaticus major — Musculus zygomaticus (major und minor) Musculus zygomaticus major Ursprung Arcus zygomaticus Ansatz Mundwinkel Funktion zieht d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • musculus zygomaticus major — [TA] greater zygomatic muscle: origin, zygomatic bone in front of temporal process; insertion, angle of mouth; innervation, facial; action, draws angle of mouth backward and upward …   Medical dictionary

  • Zygomaticus — can refer to: * Zygomatic bone * Zygomaticus minor muscle * Zygomaticus major muscle …   Wikipedia

  • zygomaticus minor — n a slender band of muscle on each side of the face that arises from the zygomatic bone, inserts into the upper lip between the zygomaticus major and the levator labii superioris, and acts to raise the upper lip upward and laterally …   Medical dictionary

  • Zygomaticus — Musculus zygomaticus (major und minor) Musculus zygomaticus major Ursprung Arcus zygomaticus Ansatz Mundwinkel Funktion zieht …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zygomaticus minor — Musculus zygomaticus (major und minor) Musculus zygomaticus major Ursprung Arcus zygomaticus Ansatz Mundwinkel Funktion zieht …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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