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Pronunciation: kī-lōg-nath′ō-yū-ră-nos′ki-sis

Definition: Cleft lip, alveolar ridge and palate.

Synonym(s): cheilognathopalatoschisis

[cheilo- + G. gnathos, jaw, + ouranos, sky (roof of mouth), + schisis, cleft]

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