greater horn of hyoid bone

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great·er horn of hyoid bone

the larger and more lateral of the two processes on either side of the hyoid bone.
Synonym(s): cornu majus ossis hyoidei [TA]
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INTRODUCTION: Stylohyoid complex [SHC] consists of styloid process, stylohyoid ligmant and lesser cornua of hyoid bone. (1,2) These develop from 2nd branchial arch.