aryepiglottic fold ar·y·ep·i·glot·tic fold (ār’ē-ěp’ĭ-glŏt’ĭk)
A prominent fold of mucous membrane stretching between the lateral margin of the epiglottis and the arytenoid cartilage on either side to enclose the aryepiglottic muscle.
- Aryepiglottic muscle
aryepiglottic muscle aryepiglottic muscle n. A band of muscular fibers of the oblique arytenoid muscle that extend from the summit of the arytenoid cartilage to the side of the epiglottis and whose action constricts the laryngeal aperture.
containing an . Historical Examples Chloratzit: potassium chlorate or perchlorate, aryl nitro-bodies, resins, and carbohydrates. The New Gresham Encyclopedia Various noun (modifier) (chem) of, consisting of, or containing an aromatic group: aryl group or radical an organometallic compound in which a metal atom is bound to an aryl group aryl ar·yl (ār’əl) n. An organic […]
- Aryl group
any organic group derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of a hydrogen atom, as phenyl, C 6 H 5 −, from benzene, C 6 H 6 .
any of a group of amines in which one or more of the hydrogen atoms of ammonia are replaced by aromatic groups.