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Fill in the blank with the appropriate anatomical term: The nose is to the cheekbones.

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Fill in the blank with the appropriate anatomical term:

The nose is _____ to the cheekbones.

The Cheekbones

In some people, the cheekbones are more pronounced and are actually regarded as a desirable trait. The correct name for the cheekbones are the zygomatic bones. The zygomatic bona articulates with many bones.

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