uvula

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collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx) adenoid , Luschka's tonsil , pharyngeal tonsil , third tonsil , tonsilla adenoidea , tonsilla pharyngealis
articulation of a consonant (especially the consonant `r') with a rapid flutter of the tongue against the palate or uvula trill
inflammation of the uvula uvulitis
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