Hyosternal
Hyosternal Hy`o*ster"nal, a. [Hyo- + ternal.] (Anat.) (a) Between the hyoid bone and the sternum, or pertaining to them; infrahyoid; as, the hyosternal region of the neck. (b) Pertaining to the hyosternum of turtles. [1913 Webster]

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  • hyosternal — (i o ster nal) s. m. Terme d anatomie. Troisième pièce du sternum.    Pièce du sternum des tortues. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Hyoïde, et sternal …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • hyosternal — hyo·sternal …   English syllables

  • hyosternal — |hīō+ adjective Etymology: hy + sternal 1. : of or relating to the hyoid bone and sternum 2. [New Latin hyosternum + English al] : of or relating to the hyosternum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Infrahyoid — In fra*hy oid, a. [Infra + hyoid.] (Anat.) Same as {Hyosternal} (a) . [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hyosternum — “+ noun (plural hyosterna) Etymology: New Latin, from hy + sternum : hyoplastron * * * ‖ hyosternum Anat. (haɪəʊˈstɜːnəm) [f. hyo + …   Useful english dictionary

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