one of the two jaw ridges either on the roof of the mouth between the upper teeth and the hard palate or on the bottom of the mouth behind the lower teeth[WP]. The alveolar ridges contain the sockets (alveoli) of the teeth[HP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alveolar_ridge HP:0006477 ]

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim

latin term
margo alveolaris

definition

one of the two jaw ridges either on the roof of the mouth between the upper teeth and the hard palate or on the bottom of the mouth behind the lower teeth[WP]. The alveolar ridges contain the sockets (alveoli) of the teeth[HP].

external ontology notes

in BTO, this is part of an embryo

has exact synonym

alveolar bone

alveolar process

alveolar body

alveolar margin

margo alveolaris

id

UBERON:0004103