hyoglossal


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hyoglossal

 [hi″o-glos´al]
pertaining to the hyoid bone and tongue or to the hyoglossal muscle.

hy·o·glos·sal

(hī'ō-glos'ăl), Do not confuse this word with hypoglossal.
Relating to the hyoid bone and the tongue.
Synonym(s): glossohyal

glossohyal

Medspeak
adjective Referring to the tongue and hyoid bone.
 
Zoology
noun An anatomic unit in fish consisting of the tongue and hyoid bone.

hy·o·glos·sal

(hī'ō-glos'ăl)
Relating to the hyoid bone and the tongue.
Synonym(s): glossohyal.