palate plate


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palate plate

The part of the palatine bone forming the dorsal half of the roof of the mouth.
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Marianne, who is mar-ried to Brian, 60, had been eating a pork sandwich a the fun fair on Saturda y afternoon when she took a drink of [euro]zzy pop and her false tooth and palate plate became dislodged from the roof of her mouth and became lodged in her throat.