Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Incisive Foramen

Opening in the anterior portion of the hard palate through which the nasopalatine nerves and the vomeronasal organ pass. The portion that opens into the nasal cavity is sometimes referred to as the nasal incisive foramen, while the portion that opens into the oral cavity is called the oral incisive foramen; Aka incisive canal.

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