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Introduction: Palate

Description of Palate

Palate: The roof of the mouth.

Palate: The roof of the mouth. The front portion is bony (hard palate), and the back portion is muscular (soft palate).
Source: National Institute of Health

Palate: structure that forms the roof of the mouth, consisting of the anterior hard palate and the posterior soft palate.
Source: CRISP

Palate: The structure that forms the roof of the mouth. It consists of the anterior hard palate (PALATE, HARD) and the posterior soft palate (PALATE, SOFT).
Source: MeSH 2007

Palate: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Palate

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Palate can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Palate

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