Stylohyal
Stylohyal Sty`lo*hy"al, n. [Stylo- + the Gr. letter ?.] (Anat.) A segment in the hyoidean arch between the epihyal and tympanohyal. [1913 Webster]

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  • stylohyal — interhyal (the deep, endochondral bone between the hyomandibula and symplectic bone and above the epihyal in the hyoid arch). Not homologous with the stylohyal of Tetrapoda …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • stylohyal — Relating to the styloid process of the temporal bone and to the hyoid bone. SYN: stylohyoid (1). * * * sty·lo·hy·al (sti″lo hiґəl) stylohyoid …   Medical dictionary

  • stylohyal — sty·lo·hy·al …   English syllables

  • stylohyal — |stī(ˌ)lō|hīəl noun ( s) Etymology: styl (II) + hyoid + al, adjective suffix : an element of each side of the hyoid arch between the epihyal and tympanohyal that appears as a distinct element of the anterior cornu of the hyoid bone in many… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ossification of temporal bone — 1. Outer surface of petromastoid part. 2. Outer surface of tympanic ring. 3. Inner surface of squama. Figure 7& …   Wikipedia

  • interhyal — the deep, endochondral bone between the hyomandibular and symplectic bone and above the epihyal in the hyoid arch. Absent in Dipnoi. Also called stylohyal but not homologous with the stylohyal of Tetrapoda …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • os interhyale — (plural ossa interhyalia)) interhyal (the deep, endochondral bone between the hyomandibular and symplectic bone and above the epihyal in the hyoid arch. Absent in Dipnoi. Also called stylohyal but not homologous with the stylohyal of Tetrapoda) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Stylo- — Sty lo A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to, the styloid process of the temporal bone; as, stylohyal, stylomastoid, stylomaxillary. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Styloid — Sty loid, a. [Style + oid: cf. F. stylo[ i]de, Gr. ?.] 1. Styliform; as, the styloid process. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the styloid process. [1913 Webster] {Styloid process} (Anat.), a long and slender process from the lower… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Styloid process — Styloid Sty loid, a. [Style + oid: cf. F. stylo[ i]de, Gr. ?.] 1. Styliform; as, the styloid process. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the styloid process. [1913 Webster] {Styloid process} (Anat.), a long and slender process from the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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