Styloid

styloid

1. Styliform; as, the styloid process.

2. (Science: anatomy) Of or pertaining to the styloid process.

(Science: anatomy) Styloid process, a long and slender process from the lower side of the temporal bone of man, corresponding to the tympanohyal and stylohyal of other animals.

Origin: Style: cf. F. Styloide, Gr.


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