hypognathous vs prognathous what difference

what is difference between hypognathous and prognathous

English

Etymology

hypo- +‎ -gnathous

Adjective

hypognathous (not comparable)

  1. (zoology) Having the maxilla, or lower jaw, longer than the upper jaw.

Derived terms

  • hypognathism


English

Etymology

pro- +‎ -gnathous

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈprɑɡnəθəs/, IPA(key): /prɑɡˈneɪθəs/

Adjective

prognathous (comparative more prognathous, superlative most prognathous)

  1. Having jaws that project forward more than is usual.

Related terms

  • hyperprognathous
  • prognathia
  • prognathic
  • prognathism

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