What is palatine bone?

  • (noun): Either of two irregularly shaped bones that form the back of the hard palate and helps to form the nasal cavity and the floor of the orbits.
    Synonyms: palatine, os palatinum

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List Of Anuran Families - Taxonomy
... The Neobatrachians all have a palatine bone, which is a bone which braces the upper jaw to the neurocranium ... carpus is fused with the remaining carpal bones ... For example, the palatine bone is absent in all Archaeobatrachians, and present in all Neobatrachians ...

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