Medical Dictionary

cricoid cartilage

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noun cri·coid cartilage \ˈkrī-ˌkȯid-\

Medical Definition of cricoid cartilage

  1. :  a cartilage of the larynx which articulates with the lower cornua of the thyroid cartilage and with which the arytenoid cartilages articulate—called also cricoid


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