The outgrowths of the embryonic maxillary prominences that come together during prenatal development to form the secondary palate. [ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/palatal+shelves http://www.indiana.edu/~anat550/hnanim/face/face.html ]

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plural term
palatal shelves
definition
  • The outgrowths of the embryonic maxillary prominences that come together during prenatal development to form the secondary palate.
editor note
  • consider splitting into embryonic/fully formed
external definition
  • The outgrowths of the embryonic maxillae that come together during prenatal development to form the secondary palate. [TFD][VHOG]
has exact synonym
  • secondary palatal shelf
  • palatal shelf
  • lateral palatine process
has related synonym
  • palatine shelf
  • palatal shelves
id
  • UBERON:0005619