oral cavity proper

(redirected from cavitas oris propria)

or·al cav·i·ty prop·er

[TA]
the space between the dental arches, limited posteriorly by the isthmus of the fauces (palatoglossal arch).
Synonym(s): cavitas oris propria [TA]

oral cavity proper

See mouth.

or·al cav·i·ty prop·er

(ōrăl kavi-tē propĕr) [TA]
Space between dental arches, limited posteriorly by isthmus of fauces (palatoglossal arch).