vomeropalatine

noun
vom·​ero·​palatine | \ "+ \

Definition of vomeropalatine

: a bone in the roof of the mouth of ganoid fishes and some amphibians formed by the fusion of the vomer and the palatine bones

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History and Etymology for vomeropalatine

vomero- + palatine

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“Vomeropalatine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vomeropalatine. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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