uvuloptosis

[ yōō′vyə-lŏp-tōsĭs ]

n.

Relaxation or elongation of the uvula.staphylodialysis staphyloptosis

Nearby words

  1. uvula vesicae,
  2. uvular,
  3. uvulectomy,
  4. uvulitis,
  5. uvulo-,
  6. uvulotomy,
  7. uwb,
  8. uwist,
  9. ux,
  10. ux.


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