palatine artery

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n palatine artery one of several arteries supplying the face
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Usage

In literature:

The canal for the palatine artery and nerve has a multiple opening on the palate.
"A New Species of Heteromyid Rodent from the Middle Oligocene of Northeast Colorado with Remarks on the Skull" by Edwin C. Galbreath
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