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Definition 1: the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for palate in the sense of this definition

(palate is a kind of ...) the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object

"they skimmed over the surface of the water" "a brush small enough to clean every dental surface" "the sun has no distinct surface"

(palate is a part of ...) an oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tongue

(palate is a part of ...) a muscular flap that closes off the nasopharynx during swallowing or speaking

(palate is a part of ...) the bony part of the roof of the mouth

(... is part of palate) the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge

"he stuffed his mouth with candy"

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