Beneath the chin.

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sub·men·tal -'ment-əl adj located in, affecting, or performed on the area under the chin

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sub·men·tal (səb-menґtəl) [sub- + mental2] inferior to the chin.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Submental — Sub*men tal, a. (Anat.) Situated under the chin; as, the submental artery. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Submental — (v. lat.), unter dem Kinn befindlich …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • submental — submental, ale (sub man tal, ta l ) adj. Terme d anatomie. Situé sous le menton. Artère submentale. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Sub..., et lat. mentum, menton …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • submental — adj. 2 g. [Anatomia] Situado na parte inferior do mento …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • submental — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • submental — sub|men|tal <Adj.> [zu lat. sub = unter u. ↑Mentum] (Anat.): unter dem Kinn gelegen …   Universal-Lexikon

  • submental — sub|menta̱l, in fachspr. Fügungen: sub|menta̱lis, ...le [zu ↑sub... u. ↑Mentum]: unter dem Kinn gelegen; z. B. in der Fügung ↑Arteria submentalis (Anat.) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • submental — sub|men|tal <zu ↑sub... u. 1↑mental> unter dem Kinn gelegen (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • submental — sub·men·tal …   English syllables

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