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English definition of “cricothyroid”


adjective     /ˌkraɪ.kəʊˈθaɪ.rɔɪd/ US  /ˌkrɑɪ.koʊˈθɑɪ.rɔɪd/ specialized
relating to the cricoid and the thyroid cartilages ( =two of the nine cartilages in the larynx): the cricothyroid ligament the cricothyroid muscleThe mouth and throat
(Definition of cricothyroid adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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