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Term: interhyoideus determination of muscle attachment site
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: interhyoideus
Synonyms: interhyal, ventral interhyoidei, ventral interhyoideus
Definition: Is a ventral paired hyoid muscle that has attachment sites on the basihyal and the posterior end of the ceratohyals and functions in jaw opening.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0007051]
Name: determination of muscle attachment site
Synonyms:
Definition: The process that mediates the transfer of information from the cells of a muscle to those of its intended target, thereby identifying the target site.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0016204]   QuickGO   AmiGO