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Related / Similar Words: palatine, palatine bone, os palatinum, palsgrave, palatal

 

Definition:
  • either of two irregularly shaped bones that form the back of the hard palate and helps to form the nasal cavity and the floor of the orbits;
  • the most important of the Seven Hills of Rome; supposedly the location of the first settlement and the site of many imperial palaces;
  • (Middle Ages) the lord of a palatinate who exercised sovereign powers over his lands;
  • any of various important officials in ancient Rome;
  • of or relating to a palace;
  • of or relating to a count palatine and his royal prerogatives;
  • relating to or lying near the palate; "palatal index"; "the palatine tonsils";

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    Pertainyms: palace, palatine, palsgrave, palate, roof of the mouth

     

    Part Meronyms: Seven Hills of Rome

     

    Anagrams: pen-tail, tapeline, pieplant

     

     
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