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Medical Term:

mylohyoid

Pronunciation: mi'lo-hi'oyd

Definition: Relating to the molar teeth, or posterior portion of the lower jaw, and to the hyoid bone; denoting various structures.

See: nerve to mylohyoid, muscle, region, sulcus

[G. myle, a mill, in pl. mylai, molar teeth]

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