hyoid arch

n.

The second postoral arch in the branchial arch series.

Nearby words

  1. hymnody,
  2. hymnology,
  3. hyoepiglottic,
  4. hyoglossal membrane,
  5. hyoid,
  6. hyoid bone,
  7. hyolithid,
  8. hyoscine,
  9. hyoscyamine,
  10. hyoscyamus


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