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aryepiglottic

[ar-ee-ep-uh-glot-ik] /ˌær iˌɛp əˈglɒt ɪk/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
pertaining to or connecting the arytenoid cartilage and the epiglottis.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Greek arý(ein) to draw, pull + epiglott(is) + -ic
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Examples for aryepiglottic
  • There is enlargement of the base of the right aryepiglottic fold, which represents the patient's primary tumor.

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