Definition of masseteric in English:

masseteric

adjective

Anatomy
  • Of, relating to, or connected with the masseter muscle; (of a blood vessel or nerve) supplying the masseter muscle.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Knox (1791–1862), anatomist and ethnologist. From masseter + -ic.

Pronunciation

masseteric

/ˌmasɪˈtɛrɪk/