Sentence Examples


  • The mandible is composed of several bones as in reptiles.
  • The operculum of the normal zooecium has become the mandible, while the occlusor muscles have become enormous.
  • They include the mandible of a mastodon and a portion of a vertebra of a large fish, both found in the Lower Madison Valley; the skull and other parts of a dog (Mesocyon drummondanus), found near Drummond, Granite county; the skull of a Poatrephes paludicola, found near New Chicago,.
  • The isolated gnathobase often seen as " mandible " and the genital operculum).
  • The upper surface of the lateral edges of the mandible has also a number of parallel fine transverse ridge, like those on the bill of a duck.