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pal·a·tal

(pal'ă-tăl),
Relating to the palate or the palate bone.
Synonym(s): palatine
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palatal

(păl′ə-təl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the palate.
2. Linguistics
a. Produced with the front of the tongue near or against the hard palate, as the (y) in English young.
b. Produced with the blade of the tongue near the hard palate, as the (ch) in English chin.
c. Produced with the front of the tongue in a forward position. Used of a vowel.
n. Linguistics
A palatal sound.

pal′a·tal·ly adv.
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pal·a·tal

(pal'ă-tăl)
Relating to the palate or the palate bone.
Synonym(s): palatine.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

palatal

1. Pertaining to the palate.
2. Of phonation, produced with the front of the tongue near or against the hard palate.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

pal·a·tal

(pal'ă-tăl)
Relating to palate or palate bone.
Synonym(s): palatine.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Wiseman et al., "Evaluation of crown-root angulation of lateral incisors adjacent to palatally impacted canines," Progress in Orthodontics, vol.
An investigation into response of palatally displaced canines to the removal of deciduous canines and an assessment of factors contributing to favourable eruption.
In the present study, 70.23% of canines were palatally impacted, with 13.74% impacted labially.
It seems appropriate to uncover palatally impacted canines early, during the mixed dentition, so that they can erupt autonomously, without orthodontic intervention, until the crown has erupted to the level of the occlusal plane.
In patients with a bilateral cleft, the premaxillary segment is often displaced anteriorly while the posterior segments are palatally collapsed behind it (Figure 11a--from the archives of Dr Ufuk Toygar Memikoglu).
Upper arch was strapped up, 14 and 24 were extracted for alignment of the upper arch teeth and to correct palatally placed 12.
The prevalence of PP was increased in patients with palatally displaced canines (PDC) (p<0.05) but there was no statistically significant differences were observed between sella bridging and PDC (p>0.05) (Table X).
Therefore, it is possible to insert a postextractive implant palatally to the shield, and the gap between the shield and the fixture may (or may not) be filled with particulate graft material [19-21].
Inspection of the pulp chamber with magnifying loupes (Seiler loupes, 3* magnification) revealed 4 distinct orifices, 2 buccally and 2 palatally. The additional canal patency was checked with #10 K-file (Mani ILC, T ochigi, Japan).
Intra-alveolar root fracture is a rare injury in permanent teeth (0.5--7%), most commonly involving the maxillary central incisors.10 Although the diagnosis of root fracture depends entirely upon the radiographic examination, clinically the fractured tooth is often extruded and displaced palatally. It normally affects individuals aged 11--20 years and the occurrence in males is higher than or equal to that in females.
Orthodontic treatment acceleration with corticotomy-assisted exposure of palatally impacted canines.