palatoquadrate

adjective pal·a·to·quadrate

Definition of palatoquadrate

  1. :  of, relating to, or replacing the palatine and quadrate bones; especially :  constituting a series of bones or a continuous cartilaginous rod that forms part of the upper jaw or roof of the mouth of most vertebrates other than mammals

palatoquadrate

noun

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Origin and Etymology of palatoquadrate

palato- + quadrate


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