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Search Results for: masticatory mucosa

Masticatory mucosa

Definition noun The keratinized stratified squamous epithelium lining the dorsum of the tongue, the hard palate, and the... Read More

Specialized mucosa

Definition noun The mucous membrane found in the regions of the taste buds on the dorsum of the... Read More

Lining mucosa

Definition noun The non-keratinized stratified squamous epithelium that lines many parts of the oral... Read More

Stratified squamous epithelium

Definition noun, plural: stratified squamous epithelia A type of stratified epithelium in which the topmost layer is made up... Read More

Masticatory apparatus

Masticatory apparatus --> masticatory system The organs and structures primarily functioning in mastication: the jaws,... Read More