Transpalatine Trans*pal"a*tine, a. [Pref. trans- + palatine.] (Anat.) Situated beyond or outside the palatine bone; -- said of a bone in the skull of some reptiles. [1913 Webster]

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  • transpalatine — trans·palatine …   English syllables

  • transpalatine — (ˈ)tranz, raan , n(t)s+ adjective Etymology: trans + Latin palatum palate + English ine : of, relating to, or being the transverse bone of the skull of a reptile …   Useful english dictionary

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