Pterygoid

Pter'y·goid adjective [ Greek ..., ..., a wing + -oid .] (Anat.) (a) Like a bird's wing in form; as, a pterygoid bone. (b) Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pterygoid bones, pterygoid processes, or the whole sphenoid bone. -- noun...
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pterygoid

<anatomy> Like a bird's wing in form; as, a pterygoid bone. ... Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pterygoid bones, pterygoid processes, or the whole sphenoid bone. ... A pterygoid bone. ... <anatomy> Pterygoid bone, a process projecting downward from either side of the sphenoid bone, in man divided into two plates, an inner an...
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pterygoid

(ter´ĭ-goid) shaped like a wing.
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Pterygoid

• (a.) Like a bird`s wing in form; as, a pterygoid bone. • (n.) A pterygoid bone. • (a.) Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pterygoid bones, pterygoid processes, or the whole sphenoid bone.
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pterygoid

Type: Term Pronunciation: ter′i-goyd Definitions: 1. Wing-shaped; resembling a wing; a term applied to various anatomic parts relating to the sphenoid bone.
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pterygoid

adjective, Greek pteryx = wing, and eidos = shape; hence, wing-shaped.
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Pterygoid

Pterygoid (d; from the Greek for `winglike`) can refer to: ...
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pterygoid

like a wing
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