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hard palate

A 2/3 of palate
formed by:
- palatine processes of maxillary bones
- horizontal processes of palatine bones

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soft palate

P 1/3 of palate
A aponeurotic part attached to hard palate
P muscular part w/ unattached P margin that ends in the uvula

3

What is the palate?

roof of oral cavity
floor of nasal cavity
separates oral cavity from pharynx P

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