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Lemberg and his team initially thought that Tiktaalik might have used crocodile-like snapping motions to eat, given the apparent similarity of their jaws.
THIS ANCIENT FISH-CROCODILE MASHUP SNARED ITS PREY USING A KEY ADAPTATIONKATE BAGGALEYFEBRUARY 3, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The jaw came from a mosasaur living at the very end of the Cretaceous Period.
THIS ANCIENT SEA REPTILE HAD A SLICING BITE LIKE NO OTHERJAKE BUEHLERFEBRUARY 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
OpenAI’s GPT-3 algorithm collectively dropped jaws last year, both for its size—at the time, a record-setting 175 billion parameters—and its abilities.
NEW ‘LIQUID’ AI LEARNS CONTINUOUSLY FROM ITS EXPERIENCE OF THE WORLDJASON DORRIERJANUARY 31, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Most arthropods have jaws similar to ours, called mandibles.
EXPLAINER: INSECTS, ARACHNIDS AND OTHER ARTHROPODSCURTIS SEGARRAJANUARY 19, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Neck massageIf you tend to clench your teeth to release stress, it’s very likely the muscles around your spine and right under your jaw feel stiff.
A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO GIVING YOURSELF A MASSAGESANDRA GUTIERREZ G.JANUARY 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
As a college player, Smith tops them all – more catches made, more yards gained, more jaws to the floor.
AFTER ALL THE DISRUPTION IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL, IT WAS ALL DOMINATION FOR ALABAMABARRY SVRLUGAJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those facts again came into focus last week when Krzyzewski said he wasn’t sure it was such a good idea to be playing college basketball with the world still stuck in the jaws of the coronavirus.
COACH K IS RIGHT: COLLEGE FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL NEED THEIR OWN COMMISSIONERSJOHN FEINSTEINDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If someone you love has been complaining of headaches or a clenched jaw, send them a roller and tell them to keep it in the freezer.
GIFTS FOR THE MOST STRESSED OUT PEOPLE YOU KNOWRACHEL FELTMANDECEMBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Not only does it feature a swiveling clip system that attaches to anything the jaws will fit around, but it also has a surprisingly strong magnetic base.
THE GEAR OUR EDITORS LOVED IN NOVEMBERTHE EDITORSDECEMBER 4, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
American Alligators are often found lurking in ponds, rivers and swamps in Florida and have notoriously powerful jaws that clamp down heavily on their prey.
VIDEO SHOWS MAN WRESTLING PUPPY FROM ALLIGATOR’S JAWS WITHOUT DROPPING HIS CIGARJENNIFER HASSANNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO JAW

  • babbled
  • blabbed
  • blathered
  • cackled
  • chatted
  • chitchated
  • clacked
  • gabbed
  • gabbled
  • gassed
  • gibbered
  • gossiped
  • jabbered
  • jawed
  • nattered
  • palavered
  • prated
  • prattled
  • tattled
  • twaddled
  • twiddled
  • went on and on
  • yakked
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