zygoma

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From Ancient Greek ζύγωμα (zúgōma), from ζυγόν (zugón, yoke)

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zygoma (plural zygomas or zygomata)

  1. (anatomy) The cheekbone.

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zygoma m (plural zygomas)

  1. obsolete spelling of zigoma (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).