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hyo-

(hī'ō),
U-shaped, hyoid.
[G. hyoeides, shaped like the letter upsilon, Υ]

hyo-

prefix meaning "shaped like the letter u or pertaining to the hyoid bone": hyobasioglossus, hyoglossus.

hyo-

, hy- [L. fr. Gr. hyo-, fr. hy, the ancient Gr. name for upsilon (Y)]
Prefixes meaning hyoid arch or bone.

hyo-

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hyoid

prefix denoting Y-shaped.