軟口蓋

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
なん
Grade: S
こう
Grade: 1
がい
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

nan (soft) + kōgai (palate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

軟口蓋 (hiragana なんこうがい, romaji nankōgai)

  1. a soft tissue constituting the back of the roof of the oral cavity; the soft palate

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