Epiglottidean
Epiglottidean \Ep`i*glot*tid"e*an\, a. (Anat.) Same as {Epiglottic}. [1913 Webster]

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  • epiglottidean — epi·glot·tid·e·an .ep ə glä tid ē ən adj EPIGLOTTIC …   Medical dictionary

  • epiglottidean — adj. (Anatomy) of or pertaining to the epiglottis, of or pertaining to the cartilaginous flap which covers the entrance to the larynx …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epiglottidean — ep·i·glot·tid·e·an …   English syllables

  • epiglottidean — |epə(ˌ)glä|tidēən adjective Etymology: New Latin epiglottid , epiglottis + English ean : epiglottal …   Useful english dictionary

  • epiglottic, epiglottidean — Relating to the epiglottis …   Medical dictionary

  • epiglottis — epiglottal, epiglottic, epiglottidean /ep i glo tid ee euhn/, adj. /ep i glot is/, n., pl. epiglottises, epiglottides / glot i deez /. Anat. a thin, valvelike, cartilaginous structure that covers the glottis during swallowing, preventing the… …   Universalium

  • arytenoepiglottidean — ar·y·te·no·epiglottidean …   English syllables

  • hyo — hyo·mandibular; hyo·desoxycholic; hyo·epiglottidean; hyo·sty·ly; …   English syllables

  • hyoepiglottidean — hyo·epiglottidean …   English syllables

  • y — ac·an·thol·y·sis; ac·e·tol·y·sis; acet·y·lase; acet·y·late; acet·y·la·tion; acet·y·la·tor; acet·y·le·na·tion; acet·y·lene; acet·y·le·nic; acet·y·le·nyl; acet·y·lide; acet·y·li·za·tion; acet·y·liz·er; ace·tyl·sa·lic·y·late; achlam·y·date;… …   English syllables

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