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Knospe, Clemens; Roos, H. (1994): Zur Articulatio temporomandibularis der Hauskatze (Felis silvestris catus). In: Anatomia, Histologia, Embryologia, Vol. 23, No. 2: pp. 148-153
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Abstract

The mandibular joint of the cat is an incongruent cylindrical joint, which works as a hinge or screw joint. The course of motion is unilateral in the plane of the cutting edge of the molar/premolar border P4/M1 The articular disc is a connective tissue membran: its new function is decreasing the friction.