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arcuate crest of arytenoid cartilage


Definition: the ridge on the anterior surface of the arytenoid cartilage that separates the triangular from the oblong fovea.

Synonym(s): crista arcuata cartilaginis arytenoideaeTA, arched crest, arcuate crest

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