buccal cavity definition

  • noun:
    • The oral cavity, limited by the cheeks regarding the face, the palate, as well as the flesh for the mandible, opening onto the lips plus the fauces, and containing tooth, tongue, gum tissue, also frameworks.
    • 1st the main stomodaeum, lying simply within the lips; its dilator muscles arising regarding clypeus, and placed ahead of the frontal ganglion and its connectives.
    • the cavity between the jaws as well as the cheeks

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