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Palatinates

pəˈlatɪnət

Meanings of Palatinates:

noun

A territory under the jurisdiction of a count palatine.

Usage examples:

For centuries it was a palatinate under the jurisdiction of the bishop.

Meanings of Palatine:

adjective

(of an official or feudal lord) having local authority that elsewhere belongs only to a sovereign.

Usage examples:

The earls and bishops palatine were powerful men, but subjects they remained.
noun

Each of two bones within the skull forming parts of the eye socket, the nasal cavity, and the hard palate.

Usage examples:

The palatines are dermal bones in the mid-palate.

Palatines

ˈpalətʌɪn

Meanings of Palatines:

noun

Each of two bones within the skull forming parts of the eye socket, the nasal cavity, and the hard palate.

Usage examples:

The palatines are dermal bones in the mid-palate.
adjective

(of an official or feudal lord) having local authority that elsewhere belongs only to a sovereign.

Usage examples:

The earls and bishops palatine were powerful men, but subjects they remained.

Meanings of Palatitis:

noun

Inflammation of the palate; an instance of this.

Meanings of Palative:

adjective

Appealing to the palate or taste.

Meanings of Palatoalveolar:

adjective

Of or relating to the palate and the alveolar ridge; palatomaxillary.

noun

A palato-alveolar consonant.

Meanings of Palatoglossal:

adjective

Of, relating to, or involving the palate and the tongue; specifically of or relating to the palatoglossus muscle. also as noun: the palatoglossus muscle (rare).

Meanings of Palatoglossus:

noun

A muscle that arises from the palate and inserts into the side of the tongue, forming the anterior arch of the fauces and serving to raise the back of the tongue and constrict the fauces.

Meanings of Palatogram:

noun

A diagram produced by palatography.

Meanings of Palatograph:

noun

An instrument for recording contact between the tongue and the roof of the mouth in the articulation of speech sounds.

Meanings of Palatography:

noun

Any of various techniques for recording contact between the tongue and the roof of the mouth in the articulation of speech sounds.

Meanings of Palatonasal:

adjective

Of or relating to the palate and the nose.

Meanings of Palatopharyngeal:

adjective

Of, relating to, or involving the palate and the pharynx; (also) of or relating to the palatopharyngeus muscle. also as noun: the palatopharyngeus muscle (rare).

Meanings of Palatopharyngeus:

noun

A muscle that arises from the palate and inserts into the thyroid cartilage, forming the posterior arch of the fauces and serving to constrict the fauces and draw the larynx and pharynx upwards.

Meanings of Palatoplasty:

noun

Plastic surgery of the palate, specifically repair of a cleft palate; an instance of this.

Meanings of Palatopterygoid:

adjective

Relating to or consisting of the palatine and pterygoid bones or cartilages.

noun

A bone of the upper jaw of some vertebrates, composed of a fused palatine and pterygoid; (in certain fishes) a cartilage equivalent to this.

Meanings of Palatoquadrate:

adjective

Relating to or consisting of the palatine and quadrate bones or cartilages.

noun

A bone of the upper jaw of some vertebrates, composed of a fused palatine and quadrate; (in certain fishes) a cartilage equivalent to this.

Meanings of Palatorrhaphy:

noun

Suturing or repair of a cleft palate; an instance of this.

Meanings of Palau:

proper noun

A group of islands in the western pacific ocean, an independent republic since 1990; population 21,000 (estimated 2015); capital, ngerulmud. it was part of the pacific islands trust territory administered by the us 1947–80.

noun

A country formed of over 200 islands in the pacific ocean

Meanings of Palaung:

noun

A member of an indigenous people of the northern shan states of burma (myanmar).

Usage examples:

The allies supported burmese guerrillas (largely composed of kachins, karens, shans, chins, lushais…
adjective

Relating to the palaung or their language.

Usage examples:

The khasis have a unique linguistic family which is strictly connected with the palaung wa dialects…

Meanings of Palaver:

noun

Unnecessarily elaborate or complex procedure.

Usage examples:

There's a lot of palaver involved
verb

Talk unproductively and at length.

Usage examples:

It's too hot for palavering

Palavered

pəˈlɑːvə

Meanings of Palavered:

verb

Talk unproductively and at length.

Usage examples:

It's too hot for palavering
noun

Unnecessarily elaborate or complex procedure.

Usage examples:

There's a lot of palaver involved

Meanings of Palaverer:

noun

A person who palavers.

Meanings of Palavering:

verb

Talk unproductively and at length.

Usage examples:

It's too hot for palavering
noun

Unnecessarily elaborate or complex procedure.

Usage examples:

There's a lot of palaver involved

Meanings of Palaverous:

adjective

Characterized by or given to palaver; (now) especially excessively talkative, prolix.

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