hypoglossal

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hy·po·glos·sal

 (hī′pə-glŏs′əl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the area under the tongue.
2. Of or relating to the hypoglossal nerve.

[hypo- + Greek glōssa, tongue.]

hypoglossal

(ˌhaɪpəˈɡlɒsəl)
adj
(Zoology) situated beneath the tongue
n
(Anatomy) short for hypoglossal nerve

hy•po•glos•sal

(ˌhaɪ pəˈglɒs əl, -ˈglɔ səl)
adj.
1. situated under the tongue.
n.
[1825–35; hypo- + Greek glôss(a) tongue (see gloss2) + -al1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypoglossal - supplies intrinsic muscles of the tongue and other tongue muscleshypoglossal - supplies intrinsic muscles of the tongue and other tongue muscles
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
Translations

hy·po·glos·sal

a. hipoglosal, rel. a una posición debajo de la lengua.