Definition of “thyrohyoid” - English Dictionary

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“thyrohyoid” in British English

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thyrohyoidadjective

uk /θaɪ.rəʊˈhaɪ.ɔɪd/ us /θaɪ.roʊˈhaɪ.ɔɪd/ specialized

relating to the thyroid cartilage (= part of the larynx) and the hyoid arch, which links the base of the tongue to the skull:

the thyrohyoid membrane/muscle

(Definition of “thyrohyoid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)