Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Situated over or upon the pharynx; pertaining to or having the character of the epipharynx.
  • noun In ichthyology, an epipharyngeal bone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Anat.) Pertaining to the segments above the epibranchial in the branchial arches of fishes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective anatomy Pertaining to the segments above the epibranchial in the branchial arches of fishes.
  • noun An epipharyngeal bone or cartilage.

Etymologies

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epi- +‎ pharyngeal

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