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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “hard palate”

hard palate

noun [C]
 
 
specialized
the hard bony part that forms the top of the mouth, behind the front teeth
硬颚(位于嘴的顶端,前排牙齿后面的坚硬部分)
→ Compare soft palateThe mouth and throat
(Definition of hard palate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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