Sternohyoid Ster`no*hy"oid, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the sternum and the hyoid bone or cartilage. [1913 Webster]

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  • sternohyoid — ster·no·hy·oid .stər nō hī .ȯid n an infrahyoid muscle on each side of the midline that arises from the medial end of the clavicle and the first segment of the sternum, inserts into the body of the hyoid bone, and acts to depress the hyoid bone… …   Medical dictionary

  • sternohyoid — I. “+ adjective Etymology: New Latin sternohyoides, from stern + hyoides hyoid : of or relating to the sternum and the hyoid bone or cartilage; specifically : constituting a muscle on each side of the midline extending from the medial end of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sternohyoid — ster·no·hyoid …   English syllables

  • sternohyoid — n. a muscle in the neck, arising from the sternum and inserted into the hyoid bone. It depresses the hyoid bone …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Sternohyoid muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Sternohyoid muscle Latin = musculus sternohyoideus GraySubject = 112 GrayPage = 393 Caption = Muscles of neck. Sternohyoideus labeled at middle, just to the right of thyroid cartilage. Caption2 = Muscles of the neck. Lateral …   Wikipedia

  • sternohyoid bursa — either of two bursae located where the sternohyoid muscle attaches to the hyoid bone; see b. infrahyoidea and b. retrohyoidea …   Medical dictionary

  • sternohyoid muscle — musculus sternohyoideus …   Medical dictionary

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

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