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hyoepiglottic

Pronunciation: hi'o-ep'i-glot'ik

Definition: Relating to the hyoid bone and the epiglottis; denoting the elastic hyoepiglottic ligament connecting the two structures.

Synonym(s): hyoepiglottidean

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