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mandible
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Moby Dick
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  • To sum up, then: in the Right Whale’s there is no great well of sperm; no ivory teeth at all; no long, slender mandible of a lower jaw, like the Sperm Whale’s.

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  • Neanderthals had prominent brows and thick mandibles.
  • The tank bugs clacked their mandibles and edged closer.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo

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