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English Dictionary: masseter by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
masseter
n
  1. a large muscle that raises the lower jaw and is used in chewing
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Masseter \Mas"se*ter\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. [?] a chewer, [?] a
      muscle of the lower jaw used in chewing, from [?] to chew:
      cf. F. mass[82]ter.] (Anat.)
      The large muscle which raises the under jaw, and assists in
      mastication.
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