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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small pendant fleshy lobe at the back of the soft palate.

Usage examples (37)
  • The uvula is the central lower tip of the soft palate.
  • I've always been intrigued by the idea of uvula piercings.
  • (Did anyone else's grandmother call their uvula an alligouzal?
  • Most physicians feel that the uvula is a vestigial anatomical structure for more
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