Thyroarytenoid Thy`ro*a*ryt"e*noid, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the thyroid and arytenoid cartilages of the larynx. [1913 Webster]

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  • thyroarytenoid — Relating to the thyroid and arytenoid cartilages. See t. (muscle). * * * thy·ro·ar·y·te·noid .ar ə tē .nȯid, ə rit ən .ȯid n a broad thin muscle that arises esp. from the thyroid cartilage, inserts into the arytenoid cartilage, and functions to …   Medical dictionary

  • thyroarytenoid — adj. of the thyroid gland and the arytenoid cartilages (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thyroarytenoid — thy·ro·arytenoid …   English syllables

  • thyroarytenoid — “+ adjective Etymology: New Latin thyroarytenoides, from thyr + arytenoides arytenoid more at arytenoid : connecting the thyroid and arytenoid cartilages of the larynx …   Useful english dictionary

  • thyroarytenoid muscle — n THYROARYTENOID * * * musculus thyroarytenoideus …   Medical dictionary

  • Thyroarytenoid muscle — Infobox Muscle Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus thyroarytenoideus GraySubject = 236 GrayPage = 1083 Caption = Muscles of the larynx, seen from above. Origin = Inner surface of the thyroid cartilage (anterior aspect) Insertion = Anterior surface… …   Wikipedia

  • thyroarytenoid fold — noun or thyroarytenoid ligament : any of four elastic ligaments of the larynx that are covered by folds of mucous membrane and arranged in a superior pair constituting the false vocal cords and an inferior pair forming the true vocal cords …   Useful english dictionary

  • thyroarytenoid ligament — noun see thyroarytenoid fold …   Useful english dictionary

  • thyroarytenoid muscle — noun : thyroarytenoideus …   Useful english dictionary

  • inferior thyroarytenoid ligament — n VOCAL LIGAMENT …   Medical dictionary

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