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English definition of “mandible”


noun [C] uk   /ˈmæn.dɪ.bəl/ specialized us  
in a person or animal, the lower jaw boneBone structuresThe head and face in insects, one of the two parts of the mouth used for biting and cutting foodThe mouth and throat
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