greater palatine foramen


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great·er pal·a·tine fo·ra·men

[TA]
an opening in the posterolateral corner of the hard palate opposite the last molar tooth, marking the lower end of the pterygopalatine canal.
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great·er pal·a·tine for·a·men

(grā'tĕr pal'ă-tīn fōr-ā'mĕn) [TA]
An opening in the posterolateral corner of the hard palate opposite the last molar tooth, marking the lower end of the pterygopalatine canal.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

great·er pal·a·tine for·a·men

(grā'tĕr pal'ă-tīn fōr-ā'mĕn) [TA]
Opening in the posterolateral corner of the hard palate opposite the last molar tooth, marking the lower end of the pterygopalatine canal.
Synonym(s): anterior palatine foramen.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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