nasal surface of horizontal plate of palatine bone

nasal surface of horizontal plate of palatine bone

the superior surface of the horizontal plate of the palatine bone, which forms the floor of the nasal cavity posteriorly.

na·sal sur·face of hor·i·zon·tal plate of pal·a·tine bone

(nāzăl sŭrfăs hōri-zontăl plāt pală-tīn bōn)
Superiorly (nasally) directed bony crest, formed at the meeting of the horizontal processes of the right and left palatine bones, for attachment of the nasal septum.
Synonym(s): facies nasalis laminae horizontalis ossis palatini.