The muscular, non-bony arch-shaped posterior portion of the palate extending from the posterior edge of the hard palate. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soft_palate http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0060023 http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm http://www.feedexp.org ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • The muscular, non-bony arch-shaped posterior portion of the palate extending from the posterior edge of the hard palate.
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/81/Tonsils_diagram.jpg
external definition
  • A muscular arch-shaped structure that is composed of the musculus uvuli and parts of tensor veli palatini, levator veli palatini, palatoglossus and palatopharyngeus and attaches to the hard palate and modulates the connections between the oral cavity and pharynx soft tissue arch .[FEED]
has related synonym
  • palatum molle
  • muscular palate
  • velum palatinum
  • velum
id
  • UBERON:0001733