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Jaw

Definition of jaw:

part of speech: noun

The bones of the mouth in which the teeth are set: the mouth: anything like a jaw.

part of speech: noun

A structure of vertebrates supported by bone or cartilage, naked or sheathed in horn, or bearing teeth or horny plates, forming part of the mouth, and helping to open or shut it; in invertebrates, a similarly placed structure.

part of speech: noun

Either of the bones of the mouth in which the teeth are placed; mouth maw.

part of speech: noun

Bone in which the teeth are set; mouth; cheek; anything like a jaw.

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