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The upper jaw bone, takes part in the formation of the orbit, hard palate and nasal cavity.

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Bear vs Gorilla Stand-Off. Who would win?

... would have to be the most powerful primate on the planet with an extremely powerful upper body like hymenoptera7 says and an enormously powerful maxilla. The polar bear may match it in strength it's hard to say but to win a battle doesn't always take brute force, it's a really good question actually ...

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by vk4vfx
Fri Sep 28, 2012 10:10 am
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I will tell you about how these spitting cobras spit venom. The palato-maxillary arch (comprising the pterygoid, palatine, ectopterygoid and maxilla) articulates with the skull at the prefrontal (black rectangle). Immediately adjacent to the palato-maxillary ...

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by David George
Wed Apr 05, 2006 9:45 am
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