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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to the maxillary and palatine regions of the skull. Also used as n.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In anatomy, of or pertaining to the supramaxillary and palatine bones.
  • n. In ornithology, a part of the superior maxillary bone which projects inward, forming a palatal process, which may or may not meet its fellow in the midline of the bony palate.


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