ceratoglossus

noun cer·a·to·glos·sus \-səs\

Definition of ceratoglossus

plural

ceratoglossi

\-ˌsī, -(ˌ)sē\
  1. :  the part of the hyoglossus muscle attached to the greater cornu of the hyoid

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Origin and Etymology of ceratoglossus

New Latin, from cerat- + -glossus (from Greek glōssa tongue) — more at gloss


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