Definitions for styloidˈstaɪ lɔɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sty•loidˈstaɪ lɔɪd(adj.)

  1. Bot. resembling a style; slender and pointed.

    Category: Botany

  2. of or designating a long, spinelike process of a bone, esp. that projecting from the temporal bone.

    Category: Anatomy

Origin of styloid:

1605–15; < NL styloīdēs. See style , -oid


  1. styloid(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the styloid process; a long and slender process from the lower side of the temporal bone of man, corresponding to the tympanohyal and stylohyal of other animals; styliform.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Styloid(adj)

    styliform; as, the styloid process

  2. Styloid(adj)

    of or pertaining to the styloid process

Anagrams of styloid

  1. ditosyl


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