Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a segment sometimes present at the proximal end of the hyoid arch.
  • n. An interhyal ligament or cartilage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a segment sometimes present at the proximal end of the hyoidean arch.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Situated between or among parts of the hyoid arch of a fish, in relation with the hyomandibular and symplectic bones.
  • n. An intermediate osseous or cartilaginous element of the hyoid arch of a fish, connecting its upper and lower parts, in relation with the hyomandibular and symplectic bones; an element connecting the hyomandibular with the branchiostegal arch.

Etymologies

inter-- +‎ + Ancient Greek the letter upsilon. (Wiktionary)

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