Also, hyoidal, hyoidean. noting or pertaining to a U -shaped bone at the root of the tongue in humans, or a corresponding bone or collection of bones in animals.
the hyoid bone.
of or relating to the hyoid bone
the horseshoe-shaped bone that lies at the base of the tongue and above the thyroid cartilage
a corresponding bone or group of bones in other vertebrates
subhyoid sub·hy·oid (sŭb-hī’oid’)
Beneath the hyoid bone.
hyoid hy·oid (hī’oid’)
Shaped like the letter U.
Of or relating to the hyoid bone.
The hyoid bone.
noun 1. a bay in the South China Sea, near the Bataan Peninsula in W Luzon, in the Philippines: former U.S. naval base.
subiculum su·bic·u·lum (sə-bĭk’yə-ləm, sōō-) n. pl. su·bic·u·la (-lə) An underlying supporting structure.
noun 1. a conception of something in its perfection. 2. a standard of perfection or excellence. 3. a person or thing conceived as embodying such a conception or conforming to such a standard, and taken as a model for imitation: Thomas Jefferson was his ideal. 4. an ultimate object or aim of endeavor, especially one […]
noun, plural ilia [il-ee-uh] /ˈɪl i ə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the broad, upper portion of either hipbone. noun (pl) -ia (-ɪə) 1. the uppermost and widest of the three sections of the hipbone noun 1. the Latin name for ancient Troy subilium sub·il·i·um (sŭb-ĭl’ē-əm) n. The portion of the ilium contributing to the acetabulum. […]