ceratohyal

Ceratohyal

Cer`a*to*hy"al\, a. [Gr. ? horn + the letter Y.] (Anat.) Pertaining to the bone, or cartilage, below the epihyal in the hyoid arch. -- n. A ceratohyal bone, or cartilage, which, in man, forms one of the small horns of the hyoid.
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