Translation of "soft palate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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soft palatenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsɒft ˈpæl.ət/ us /ˌsɑːft ˈpæl.ət/ specialized

the soft piece of muscle and tissue that forms the top of the mouth at the back, separating the passages behind the nose from the throat


(Translation of “soft palate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)