Meaning of pretracheal in English:

pretracheal

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
  • Situated in front of the trachea.

Pronunciation

pretracheal

/(ˌ)priːˈtreɪkɪəl/ /ˌpriːtrəˈkiːəl/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in T. Clifford Allbutt (1836–1925), physician.