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

soft palate

noun [ C ] uk us 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

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