chondroglossus


chondroglossus
See c. muscle. [chondro- + G. glossa, tongue]

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chon·dro·glos·sus .kän-drə-'gläs-əs, -drō- n, pl -glos·si -'gläs-.ī, -ē a muscle arising from the lesser cornu of the hyoid bone and blending with the intrinsic muscles of the tongue

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chon·dro·glos·sus (kon″dro-glosґəs) see under musculus.

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