Medical Dictionary


adj ary·te·noid
\ˌar-ə-ˈtē-ˌnid, ə-ˈrit-ən-ˌid\

Medical Definition of ARYTENOID

:  relating to or being either of two small cartilages to which the vocal cords are attached and which are situated at the upper back part of the larynx
:  relating to or being either of a pair of small muscles or an unpaired muscle of the larynx
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