Meaning of oromandibular in English:

oromandibular

adjective

Medicine
  • Of, relating to, or involving the mouth and (lower) jaw; especially in "oromandibular dystonia" noun a condition characterized by spasmodic contractions of the muscles of the mouth, tongue, and jaw, resulting in conspicuous involuntary movements and difficulties in swallowing, chewing, and speaking.

Pronunciation

oromandibular

/ˌɒrə(ʊ)manˈdɪbjʊlə/ /ˌɔːrə(ʊ)manˈdɪbjʊlə/

Origin

1970s. From oro- + mandibular.