Medical Dictionary

ceratohyal

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noun cer·a·to·hy·al \ˌser-ə-(ˌ)tō-ˈhī-əl\

Medical Definition of ceratohyal

  1. :  the smaller inner projection of the two lateral projections on each side of the human hyoid bone—called also lesser cornu; compare thyrohyal

Variants of ceratohyal

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ceratohyoid

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