Above and from the sides rise two horns connected by bands to the hyoid bone from which the larynx is suspended.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
The under jaw furnishes attachment for the muscles of the tongue and hyoid or tongue bone.
"Resonance in Singing and Speaking" by Thomas Fillebrown
Hyoid bone, crico-thyroid muscle, etc.
"Voice Production in Singing and Speaking" by Wesley Mills
In developing Amphibia Huxley found a suspensorium of hyoid and mandibular arches similar to the hyomandibular of fish.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
The hyoid bone, which in man is but slightly developed, is in these monkeys very large.
"On the Banks of the Amazon" by W.H.G. Kingston
Draw and state the precise position of the hyoid bone, the clavicle, the calcaneum, and the olecranon process.
"Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata" by H. G. Wells
Hyoid half of omo-hyoid muscle.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Swallowing is usually difficult and painful, especially in fracture of the hyoid bone.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
The larynx is connected by muscles with the sternum, oesophagus, base of the skull, hyoid bone, lower jaw, and tongue.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
As the most developed pair in birds they are commonly, although wrongly, called the hyoid horns.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The hyoid bones are below the lower jaw in the Pterodactyle.
"Dragons of the Air" by H. G. Seeley
The muscles which occupy the infrahyoid region are: the sterno-thyroid, the sterno-hyoid, and the omo-hyoid.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
To allow space for the hyoid, the sides of the lower jaw are very deep and expanded.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 7" by Various
In the skull and teeth there is nothing very noteworthy, but the hyoid is remarkable.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
This flap, an outgrowth of the hyoid arch, is known as the operculum.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 3" by Various
The hyoid arch is unlike that of any known mammal.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 2" by Various
The third at the summit of the hyoid arch.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour