palatoschisis pal·a·tos·chi·sis (pāl’ə-tŏs’kĭ-sĭs)
See cleft palate.
palatum pa·la·tum (pə-lā’təm) n. pl. pa·la·ta (-tə) The palate.
/pɑːˈlaʊ/ noun 1. Republic of Palau, a republic comprising a group of islands in the W Pacific, in the W Caroline Islands; administratively part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands 1947–87; entered into an agreement of free association with the US (1980); became fully independent in 1994. Chief island: Babelthuap. Capital: Melekeok, […]
[pah-lou] /pɑˈlaʊ/ plural noun 1. a former name of the Republic of .
[puh-lav-er, ‐lah-ver] /pəˈlæv ər, ‐ˈlɑ vər/ noun 1. a conference or discussion. 2. a long parley, especially one between primitive natives and European traders, explorers, colonial officials, etc. 3. profuse and idle talk; chatter. 4. persuasive talk; flattery; cajolery. verb (used without object), palavered, palavering. 5. to talk profusely and idly. 6. to parley or […]