Nasopalatal Na`so*pal"a*tal, Nasopalatine Na`so*pal"a*tine, a. [Naso- + palatal.] (Anat.) Connected with both the nose and the palate; as, the nasopalatine or incisor, canal connecting the mouth and the nasal chamber in some animals; the nasopalatine nerve. [1913 Webster]

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  • nasopalatine — Relating to the nose and the palate. * * * na·so·pal·a·tine pal ə .tīn adj of, relating to, or connecting the nose and the palate * * * na·so·pal·a·tine (na″zo palґə tīn) [naso + palatine] pertaining to the nose and palate …   Medical dictionary

  • nasopalatine — adj. pertaining to the nose and palate (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nasopalatine — na·so·palatine …   English syllables

  • nasopalatine — …   Useful english dictionary

  • nasopalatine duct — nasopalatine canal …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • nasopalatine nerve — n a parasympathetic and sensory nerve that arises in the pterygopalatine ganglion, passes through the sphenopalatine foramen, across the roof of the nasal cavity to the nasal septum, and obliquely downward to and through the incisive canal, and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Nasopalatine duct cyst — The nasopalatine duct cyst (abbreviated NPDC) occurs in the median of the palate, usually anterior to first molars. Radiographically, it may often appear as a heart shaped radiolucency. It is usually asymptomatic, but may sometimes produce an… …   Wikipedia

  • Nasopalatine nerve — Nerve: Nasopalatine nerve Nerves of septum of nose. Right side (Nasopalatine is lower yellow line.) The sphenopalatine …   Wikipedia

  • Nasopalatine cyst — This cyst, also known as a nasopalatine duct cyst, occurs in the median of the palate, usually anterior to the first molars. It is the most common type of oral non odontogenic cysts. Radiographically, it appears as a heart shaped radiolucency. It …   Wikipedia

  • nasopalatine canal — the canal which joins the nostril to the intestine in Myxini or is a blind sac ending between the anterior end of the notochord and above the branchial region. Also called nasopalatine duct …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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