arch of palate

n.

The vaulted roof of the mouth.

Nearby words

  1. arch brace,
  2. arch dam,
  3. arch head,
  4. arch of aorta,
  5. arch of foot,
  6. arch of triumph,
  7. arch support,
  8. arch-,
  9. arch.,
  10. arch. e.


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