incisive foramen

n.

Any of usually four openings of the incisive canals into the incisive fossa of the hard palate.

Nearby words

  1. incision biopsy,
  2. incisional hernia,
  3. incisive,
  4. incisive bone,
  5. incisive canal,
  6. incisive fossa,
  7. incisive papilla,
  8. incisively,
  9. incisor,
  10. incisor canal


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