Definitions for "Mandible"
Keywords:  mouthpart, jaw, chew, beak, mandibular
The bone, or principal bone, of the lower jaw; the inferior maxilla; -- also applied to either the upper or the lower jaw in the beak of birds.
The anterior pair of mouth organs of insects, crustaceaus, and related animals, whether adapted for biting or not. See Illust. of Diptera.
The chewing structures of the insect mouth.
Articulated part of an avicularium, moved by muscles, and homologous with the operculum of an autozooid (Hayward & Ryland, 1977).
the enlarged and thickened operculum of an avicularium, modified for defense or cleaning.
Keywords:  lowerjaw
the lowerjaw.
Keywords:  chelicerae, fangs, consists
consists of chelicerae and fangs
Keywords:  matted