Word:

Hyoid

Hy´oid
a.1.Having the form of an arch, or of the Greek letter upsilon [
2.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the bony or cartilaginous arch which supports the tongue. Sometimes applied to the tongue itself.
Hyoid arch
(Anat.) the arch of cartilaginous or bony segments, which connects the base of the tongue with either side of the skull.
Hyoid bone
(Anat.) the bone in the base of the tongue, the middle part of the hyoid arch.
n.1.The hyoid bone.
Noun1.Hyoidhyoid - a U-shaped bone at the base of the tongue that supports the tongue muscles
Adj.1.hyoid - of or relating to the hyoid bone
hyoid bone, os hyoideum
Browse
Hymning
Hymnist
Hymnody
Hymnographer
Hymnography
Hymnologist
Hymnology
Hympne
Hyndreste
Hyne
Hynerpeton
Hynerpeton bassetti
Hyo-
Hyoganoidei
Hyoglossal
Hyoglossus
-- Hyoid --
Hyoid arch
hyoid bone
Hyoideal
Hyomandibular
Hyomental
Hyopastron
Hyoscine
Hyoscyamine
Hyoscyamus
Hyoscyamus muticus
Hyoscyamus niger
Hyosternal
Hyosternum
Hyostylic
Hyp
Hypaethral
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy