crest of palatine bone

palatine crest of horizontal process of palatine bone

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a transverse ridge near the posterior border of the bony palate, located on the inferior surface of the horizontal plate of the palatine bone.
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crest of pal·a·tine bone

, palatine crest (krest pal'ă-tīn bōn, pal'ă-tīn krest)
A transverse ridge near the posterior border of the bony palate, located on the inferior surface of the horizontal plate of the palatine bone.
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