palate


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the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities

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I myself saw them face death by the hundreds, but the lust of battle was in their veins then, the taste of blood upon their palates.
His thin, little body had grown steadily thinner since he had come among the apes, for while, as a young cannibal, he was not overnice in the matter of diet, he found it not always to his taste to stomach the weird things which tickled the palates of epicures among the apes.
Some brought a book, a bunch of flowers, or a dainty to tempt the palate.
Stubb was a high liver; he was somewhat intemperately fond of the whale as a flavorish thing to his palate.
Men who pay for what they eat will insist on gratifying their palates, however nice and whimsical these may prove; and if everything is not agreeable to their taste, will challenge a right to censure, to abuse, and to d--n their dinner without controul.
Venison is much too good for such folk as he and his men, she says; "A starved mutton carcase would better fit their palates," and she orders Scathlock to take the venison to Mother Maudlin.
The white travelers found it rather too strong for their palates, but the Indians reveled in it.
uk) which hails from the Livermore Valley, east of San Francisco, showing off the authentic tropes of this variety with nuances throughout its journey across the palate.
For six years, Angel has been a nurse in a hospital that provides free cleft lip and cleft palate surgery in the country.
29 June 2017 - Two North Carolina, US-based nonprofit organisations, the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) and Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF), will merge operations to increase collective impact in support of patients with cleft lip, palate and craniofacial conditions, the organisations said.
ISLAMABAD -- Chinese doctors voluntarily joined their Pakistani colleagues to serve Cleft lip and palate patients, during a four-day medical camp held here from May 3 to 6 and operate 54 patients successfully.
Cleft lip and Cleft palate is a congenital anomaly involving the orofacial region which may be associated with the malformation or agenesis of the teeth close to the cleft.
Cleft lip and palate are one of the most common developmental deformities seen in oral and maxillofacial surgery clinics.
To the Editor: Although there have been numerous reports [sup][1],[2],[3],[4],[5] of different synthetic simulators that can provide cleft palate training, none offers a completely ideal model.
We conducted a retrospective study to determine the incidence and treatment outcomes of neck metastases inpatients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the hard palate and/or maxillary alveolus after surgical excision of the primary tumor.