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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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 margin
  • alveolar body
  • alveolar process
  • margo alveolaris
  • alveolar bone
id
  • UBERON:0004103