Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to the hyoid bone and the breast-bone; sternohyoid.
  • In herpetology, of or pertaining to the hyoplastron: as, a hyosternal scute.
  • noun Same as epihyal.

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

  • adjective Between the hyoid bone and the sternum, or pertaining to them; infrahyoid.
  • adjective Pertaining to the hyosternum of turtles.

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

  • adjective anatomy Between the hyoid bone and the sternum, or relating to both of them; infrahyoid.
  • adjective anatomy Pertaining to the hyosternum of turtles.

Etymologies

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hyo- +‎ sternal

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