a number of grooves on the lower surface of the palatine process of the maxilla in which the palatine vessels and nerves lie.
Synonym(s): sulci palatini [TA]
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pal·a·tine grooves(pală-tīn grūvz) [TA]
Grooves on lower surface of palatine process of maxilla in which palatine vessels and nerves lie.
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