Sentence Examples


  • On the other hand, it is noteworthy that this marsupial retains in its lower jaw the so-called mylo-hyoid groove, which is found in the aforesaid Jurassic mammals.
  • The Hyoid apparatus is, in its detail, subject to many variations in accord with the very diverse uses to which the tongue of birds is III.
  • (4) A pair of thyrohyals, homologous with the posterior hyoid horns of mammals, i.e.
  • As the most developed pair in birds they are com monly, although wrongly, called the hyoid horns.
  • The high cheek-bone and the hawk's bill nose are universally distributed in the two Americas; so also are proportions between parts of the body, and the frequency of certain abnormalities of the skull, the hyoid bone, the humerus and the tibia.