What does basihyal mean?

basihyal in AZ Dictionary

(n) Either of two small bones that type your body of this inverted hyoid arch.
(n) In vertebrate anat., the distal bony element of the second post-oral visceral arch, or hyoidean equipment, represented in human anatomy by the so-called human body of hyoid bone tissue, bearing two pairs of horns or cornua; in general, the cornerstone or human anatomy proper associated with the hyoid arch; the basihyoid. See cut-under head.
(n) In ichthyology, the portion of this branchiostegal arch next to the basibranchial and urohyal. Its generally dual, or made up of two pieces for each part.
(a) Noting two small bones, creating your body associated with inverted hyoid arch.
concerning the basis or human body of this hyoid bone tissue or hyoid arch.

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