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cricopharyngeal

Pronunciation: kri'ko-fa-rin'je-al

Definition: Relating to the cricoid cartilage and the pharynx; a part of the inferior constrictor muscle of the pharynx.

See: inferior constrictor (muscle) of pharynx

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