NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,334 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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palatine uvula
(PA-luh-teen YOO-vyoo-luh)
The soft flap of tissue that hangs down at the back of the mouth (at the edge of the soft palate). Also called uvula.