Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 7 On the Jugal Bone, and the Bones Resembling a Rock Outcropping

The mansorius muscle [m. masseter] originates at the jugal bone

We shall fully pursue the pre-eminence of these muscles in Book Two with every one of the rest. There it will be explained that the jugal bone is particularly shaped so that the masseter or mansorius 10 muscle may conveniently originate from it.



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 7 On the Jugal Bone, and the Bones Resembling a Rock Outcropping