vibrating line

[ vībrā′tĭng ]

n.

The imaginary line across the posterior palate, marking the division between the movable and immovable tissues.

Nearby words

  1. vibrantly,
  2. vibraphone,
  3. vibrate,
  4. vibratile,
  5. vibratility,
  6. vibration,
  7. vibration white finger,
  8. vibrational quantum number,
  9. vibrations,
  10. vibrative


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