Etymology
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zygoma (n.)

"bony arch of the cheek," plural zygomata, 1680s, Modern Latin, from Greek zygoma, from zygon "yoke" (from PIE root *yeug- "to join"). So called because it connects the bones of the face with those of the skull about the ear.

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Definitions of zygoma

zygoma (n.)
the slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone;
Synonyms: zygomatic arch / arcus zygomaticus
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