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


  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 Dictionary

  1. Uvula(noun)

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

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