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

soft palate

noun [C]     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 软腭(肌肉和组织构成的软片,形成口腔后面的顶部,将鼻子后的气道与咽喉分开) →  Compare hard palate The mouth and throat
(Definition of soft palate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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