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Definition 1: either of two irregularly shaped bones that form the back of the hard palate and helps to form the nasal cavity and the floor of the orbits - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for palatine in the sense of this definition

(palatine is a kind of ...) rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

Definition 2: the most important of the Seven Hills of Rome; supposedly the location of the first settlement and the site of many imperial palaces - [noun denoting location]

(palatine is an instance of ...) a local and well-defined elevation of the land

"they loved to roam the hills of West Virginia"

(... is part of palatine) the hills on which the ancient city of Rome was built

Definition 3: (Middle Ages) the lord of a palatinate who exercised sovereign powers over his lands - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for palatine in the sense of this definition

(palatine is a kind of ...) a titled peer of the realm

(palatine belongs to category ...) the period of history between classical antiquity and the Italian Renaissance

Definition 4: any of various important officials in ancient Rome - [noun denoting person]

(palatine is a kind of ...) an inhabitant of the ancient Roman Empire

Definition 5: of or relating to a palace - [adjective denoting pert]

Definition 6: of or relating to a count palatine and his royal prerogatives - [adjective denoting pert]

Definition 7: relating to or lying near the palate - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where palatine or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • palatal index
  • the palatine tonsils

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