What does arytenoid mean?

arytenoid meaning in General Dictionary

Ladle shaped applied to two little cartilages regarding the larynx and also to the glands muscle tissue an such like associated with them The cartilages tend to be attached to the cricoid cartilage and connected with the singing cords

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  • either of two tiny cartilages behind the larynx to which the singing folds are attached
  • Ladle-shaped; -- placed on two small cartilages associated with larynx, as well as the glands, muscles, etc., related to all of them. The cartilages tend to be connected to the cricoid cartilage and linked to the vocal cords.

arytenoid meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Ladle-shaped; -- applied to two tiny cartilages associated with larynx, and also to the glands, muscle tissue, etc., linked to all of them. The cartilages tend to be connected to the cricoid cartilage and associated with the vocal cords.