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Definition of the noun Glossus

What does Glossus mean as a name of something?

Glossus is a genus of Glossidae, described by Poli in 1795.

Glossus is a genus of Mollusca, described by Cossmann in 1886.

Glossus is a genus of Glossidae.

Phrases with Glossus

Phrases starting with the word Glossus:

  1. Glossus Harpa
  2. Glossus Bronni
  3. Glossus Mazlea
  4. Glossus Humanus
  5. Glossus Markoei
  6. Glossus Fraterna
  7. Glossus Vulgaris
  8. Glossus Lamarckii
  9. Glossus Lunulatus
  10. Glossus Moltkiana
  11. Glossus Hibernicus
  12. Glossus Rubicundus
  13. Glossus Santamaria
  14. Glossus Cyprinoides
  15. Glossus Marylandica
  16. Glossus Subtransversus

Phrases ending with the word Glossus:

  1. Genus Glossus
  2. Trachyzelotes glossus

Other phrases containing the word Glossus:

  1. Species Glossus Harpa
  2. Species Glossus Bronni

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Glossus

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Google previewComparative Anatomy and Phylogeny of Primate Muscles and Human Evolution (2012)

by Rui Diogo, Bernard A. Wood

the hyo- glossus is a continuous, “unbroken” muscle running from the lateral basi - hyal (body of hyoid bone), lateral to the origin of the geniohyoideus, and from the ventral thyrohyal (greater horn of hyoid bone), to the tongue; there is thus ...

Google previewThe Sounds of Language (2012)

An Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology by Elizabeth C. Zsiga

It each case, glossus means tongue. w The extrinsic muscles of the tongue.

Google previewThe principles of surgery (1838)

by John Burns

glossus is a broad flat muscle united in the median line to its fellow. Along the anterior margin of 54.

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary (1817)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Physiology ... and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine by Robert Hooper

GENIO-HVO-GLOSSUS. {Musadus ge- nio-hyo-glossus / from ytntw, the chin, and yHTtra., the tongue, so called from its origin in the chin, and insertion in the tongue.) Genio glossus of some authors. This muscle forms the fourth layer between ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art (1860)

by J. G. Heck

V stylo- glossus muscle ; ', stylo- pharyngeal do. ..; 7, sterno-hyoid do. ; 8, omohyoid muscle:;-9, thyro-hyoid muscle ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary (1995)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc, Roger W. Pease, Jr.

genio- comb form : chin and (genio- glossus) ge-nio-glos-sus\ije-ne-6-"gla-s3s, -'gloA n, ...

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Scrabble value of G2L1O1S1S1U1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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