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nasal surface of palatine bone

 

Definition:

  1. the nasal surface of the perpendicular lamina of the palatine bone that forms part of the lateral wall of the nasal cavity (facies nasalis lamina perpendicularis ossis palatini [TA]);
  2. the nasal surface of the horizontal lamina of the palatine bone that forms part of the floor of the nasal cavity (facies nasalis lamina horizontalis ossis palatini [TA]).

Synonym(s): facies nasalis ossis palatiniTA

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