buccinator Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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buccinatornoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌks.ɪ.neɪ.tər/  us   /ˈbʌk.sɪˌneɪ.t̬ər/ specialized
the ​flat, ​thincheekmuscle, inside the ​mouth at the ​side of the ​face: The buccinator ​helps to ​hold the ​cheek to the ​teeth during ​chewing.
(Definition of buccinator from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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