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velopharyngeal insufficiency

velopharyngeal insufficiency in Medicine

velopharyngeal insufficiency n.
An anatomical deficiency in the soft palate or superior constrictor muscle resulting in the inability to achieve velopharyngeal closure and often resulting in defective speech.

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