a triangular area bounded by the greatest transverse diameter of the palate and by lines converging from its extremities to the alveolar point.
Synonym(s): trigonum palati
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pal·a·tal tri·an·gle(pală-tăl trīang-gĕl)
Area bounded by greatest transverse diameter of palate and by lines converging from its extremities to alveolar point.
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