Medical Dictionary

palatine suture

noun

Medical Definition of palatine suture

  1. :  either of two sutures in the hard palate:a:  a transverse suture lying between the horizontal plates of the palatine bones and the maxillaeb:  a median suture lying between the maxillae in front and continued posteriorly between the palatine bones


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