Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of uvula.

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Examples

  • And those of the soft palate are the levator veli palatini, palatoglossus, palatopharyngeus, tensor veli palatini and musculus uvulae.

    Muscles Part 2

  • It is very dangerous to cut off or scarify enlarged uvulae while they and red and large, for inflammations and hemorrhages supervene; but one should try to reduce such swellings by some other means at this season.

    The Book Of Prognostics

  • The Ephemerides and Salmuth describe uvulae so defective as to be hardly noticeable.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

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