Definition of mylohyoid in US English:

mylohyoid

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
  • Associated with, relating to, or supplying the mylohyoid muscle.

noun

Anatomy Zoology
  • The mylohyoid muscle.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From mylohyoideus with omission of the ending: see -oid.

Pronunciation

mylohyoid

/ˌmʌɪlə(ʊ)ˈhʌɪɔɪd/