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triticeal cartilage

 

Definition: a rounded nodule of cartilage, the size of a grain of wheat, occasionally present in the posterior margin of the lateral thyrohyroid ligament.

Synonym(s): cartilago triticeaTA, corpus triticeum, triticeum

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