Omohyoid
Omohyoid O`mo*hy"oid, a. [Omo- + hyoid.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the shoulder and the hyoid bone; as, the omohyoid muscle. [1913 Webster]

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  • omohyoid — I. |ōmō, |ämō+ adjective Etymology: om + hyoid : of or relating to the shoulder and the hyoid bone; specifically : being a muscle that arises from the upper border of the scapula and is inserted in the body of the hyoid bone II. “+ noun : an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • omohyoid — noun A muscle found in the neck, inferior to the hyoid bone (infrahyoid muscle). It is innervated by the C1 spinal nerve …   Wiktionary

  • omohyoid — SYN: o. (muscle). * * * omo·hy·oid .ō mō hī .ȯid adj of or relating to the shoulder and the hyoid bone * * * omo·hy·oid (o″mo hiґoid) pertaining to the shoulder and the hyoid bone …   Medical dictionary

  • omohyoid — n. muscle which connects the shoulder and the bone of the tongue (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • omohyoid — omo·hyoid …   English syllables

  • Omohyoid muscle — Side of neck, showing chief surface markings. (Omohyoid visible at center.) …   Wikipedia

  • omohyoid muscle — n a muscle that arises from the upper border of the scapula, is inserted in the body of the hyoid bone, and acts to draw the hyoid bone in a caudal direction called also omohyoid * * * musculus omohyoideus …   Medical dictionary

  • Jugulo-omohyoid lymph node — Infobox Lymph Name = PAGENAME Latin = nodus lymphoideus juguloomohyoideu GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Deep Lymph Nodes 1. Submental 2. Submandibular (Submaxillary) Anterior Cervical Lymph Nodes (Deep) 3. Prelaryngeal 4. Thyroid 5.… …   Wikipedia

  • jugulo-omohyoid — jug·u·lo omo·hy·oid ō mō hī .ȯid adj relating to or being a lymph node located on the internal jugular vein above the omohyoid muscle …   Medical dictionary

  • inferior belly of omohyoid muscle — venter inferior musculi omohyoidei …   Medical dictionary

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