uvula palatina

[ păl′ə-tīnə ]

n.

The uvula hanging from the the middle of the soft palate.

Nearby words

  1. uveoscleritis,
  2. uvf,
  3. uviform,
  4. uvula,
  5. uvula cerebelli,
  6. uvula vermis,
  7. uvula vesicae,
  8. uvular,
  9. uvulectomy,
  10. uvulitis


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