mandibular fossa

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Related to articular fossa of temporal bone: Articular tubercle, articular eminence of temporal bone

mandibular fossa

[man′dib·yə·lər ′fäs·ə]
(anatomy)
The depression in the temporal bone that articulates with the mandibular condyle.
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