palatoglossal

Of or pertaining to the palatoglossus.

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  • palatoglossal — Relating to the palate and the tongue or to the palatoglossus muscle. * * * pal·a·to·glos·sal (pal″ə to glosґəl) pertaining to the palate and tongue …   Medical dictionary

  • palatoglossal — adjective relating to the palate and tongue • Pertains to noun: ↑palate, ↑glossa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palatoglossal arch — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = arcus palatoglossus, arcus glossopalatinus GraySubject = 243 GrayPage = 1137 Caption = The mouth cavity. The cheeks have been slit transversely and the tongue pulled forward. (Glossopalatine arch labeled at …   Wikipedia

  • palatoglossal arch — pal·a·to·glos·sal arch .pal ət ō .gläs əl , .glȯs n the more anterior of the two ridges of soft tissue at the back of the mouth on each side that curves downward from the uvula to the side of the base of the tongue forming a recess for the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Isthmus of the fauces — A view of the isthmus of the fauces through the mouth cavity. The cheeks have been slit transversely and the tongue pulled forward. (Isthmus faucium labeled at center right.) …   Wikipedia

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  • arch — Any structure resembling a bent bow or an a.; an arc. In anatomy, any vaulted or archlike structure. See arcus. SYN: arcus [TA]. [thru O. Fr. fr. L. arcus, bow] abdominothoracic a. a bell shaped line defined by the lower end of the sternum and… …   Medical dictionary

  • arcus — SYN: arch. [L. a bow] a. adiposus SYN: a. senilis. a. alveolaris mandibulae [TA] SYN: alveolar arch of mandible. a. alveolaris maxillae [TA] SYN: alveolar arch of maxilla. a. anterior atlantis [TA] SYN: anterior arch of atlas. a. aortae SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • fold — 1. A ridge or margin apparently formed by the doubling back of a lamina. SYN: plica. 2. In the embryo, a transient elevation or reduplication of tissue in the form of a lamina …   Medical dictionary

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