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Medical Term:

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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