Basihyal

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Ba`si`hy´al


a.1.(Anat.) Noting two small bones, forming the body of the inverted hyoid arch.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The same investigator determined the distance of CB to the mandibular angle and body of hyoid bone on both sides (Fig.
(10) According to STANDRING, (2006)the LGT extends from the pyramidal lobe or the upper border of the isthmus usually on the left side, to the body of hyoid bone above.
The breadth or width (a) and length of body of hyoid bone (d) between U-type and B-type,;B-type and H-type were different significantly (f=4.963, P<0.01; f=2.560, P<0.05).