ceratoglossal

adjective
cer·​a·​to·​glos·​sal | \ ¦serə(ˌ)tō¦gläsəl, -ȯs- \

Definition of ceratoglossal

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: belonging or relating to the cornua of the hyoid bone and the tongue

ceratoglossal

noun
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plural -s

Definition of ceratoglossal (Entry 2 of 2)

: the ceratoglossus muscle

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History and Etymology for ceratoglossal

Adjective

New Latin ceratoglossus + English -al

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“Ceratoglossal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ceratoglossal. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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