Definitions for uvulaˈyu vyə lə; -ˈli

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  1. uvula(noun)

    a small pendant fleshy lobe at the back of the soft palate

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  1. uvula(Noun)

    The fleshy appendage that hangs from the back of the palate, that closes the nasopharynx during swallowing.

  2. Origin: uvula, diminutive of uva.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Uvula(noun)

    the pendent fleshy lobe in the middle of the posterior border of the soft palate

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