palatine process(redirected from Palatine process of maxilla)
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palatine process[′pal·ə‚tīn ′prä·səs]
A thick process that projects horizontally mediad from the medial aspect of the maxilla.
An outgrowth on the ventromedial aspect of the maxillary process that develops into the definite palate.
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