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1. palate

noun. ['ˈpælət, ˈpælɪt'] the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities.

Synonyms

  • mouth
  • rima oris
  • velum
  • tastebud
  • soft palate
  • oral cavity
  • hard palate
  • roof of the mouth
  • taste bud
  • gustatory organ
  • oral fissure

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • outside
  • inside
  • descend

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Words that Rhyme with Cleft Palate

  • mallett
  • mallet
  • hallett
  • hallet
  • gallet

Example sentences of the word cleft-palate


1. Noun Phrase
While any puppy might be born with a cleft palate, the condition appears more often in certain breeds.

2. Noun Phrase
They might repair a cleft palate or remove impacted wisdom teeth.

3. Noun Phrase
It can increase the chance of the baby having birth defects, including cleft lip and cleft palate.

4. Noun Phrase
In dogs with cleft palates, the two

2. cleft

noun. ['ˈklɛft'] a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin).

Synonyms

  • indenture

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • stay

3. cleft

noun. ['ˈklɛft'] a long narrow opening.

Synonyms

  • crevasse
  • rift
  • gap
  • chink
  • chap
  • split
  • fatigue crack
  • crevice
  • crack
  • shift
  • fault
  • volcano
  • geological fault
  • faulting
  • opening
  • vent
  • slit
  • fissure
  • break
  • fracture

Antonyms

  • unify
  • stand still
  • united
  • decrease

4. cleft

adjective. ['ˈklɛft'] having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib.

Synonyms

  • dissected

Antonyms

  • close
  • female
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