Definition of mylohyoideus in US English:

mylohyoideus

noun

Anatomy
  • The mylohyoid muscle.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From scientific Latin mylohyoideus from ancient Greek μύλη, μύλος mill, millstone, molar + Hellenistic Greek ὑοειδής.

Pronunciation

mylohyoideus

/ˌmʌɪlə(ʊ)hʌɪˈɔɪdɪəs/