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Temporoparietalis muscle

temporoparietalis muscle
(Science: anatomy) The part of epicranius muscle that arises from the lateral part of the epicranial aponeurosis and inserts in the cartilage of the auricle.
Synonym: musculus temporoparietalis, temporoparietal muscle.


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