palatoquadrate

adjective
pal·a·to·quadrate

Definition of palatoquadrate 

: 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

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palatoquadrate noun

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palato- + quadrate

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