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hyoid

hy·oid

hyoid

 
pronunciation:
haI oId
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (adjective, noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or designating a bone or bones at the base of the tongue in man, or a similar set in animals.
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part of speech: noun
definition: the hyoid bone or bones.
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