trachelomastoid muscle

noun
trach·​e·​lo·​mas·​toid muscle | \ ˌtrak-ə-lō-ˈmas-ˌtȯid- How to pronounce trachelomastoid muscle (audio) \

Medical Definition of trachelomastoid muscle

: longissimus capitis

called also trachelomastoid

Learn More About trachelomastoid muscle

Dictionary Entries Near trachelomastoid muscle

trachelectomy

trachelomastoid muscle

tracheloplasty

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Trachelomastoid muscle.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/trachelomastoid%20muscle. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!