What do the geniohyoid hyoglossus and stylohyoid have in common?


All act on the tongue.
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( jē'nē-ō-hī'oid' ) n. A muscle with origin in the mandible, with insertion to the hyoid bone, with nerve supply from the first and second cervical nerve, and
d. each acts synergistically to elevate the jaw.
one of the suprahyoid muscles of the neck; origin, mental spine of mandible; insertion, body of hyoid bone; action, draws hyoid forward, or depresses jaw when hyoid is fixed; nerve
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The word geniohyoid is a noun that refers to a narrow muscle situated over the central border of the mylohyoid muscle. This muscle arises from the inferior mental ...
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