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conic projection from the back edge of the middle of the soft palate; place of articulation of {q} and {Q}


small organ in the top of the neck involved in breathing, swallowing, and talking, AKA the voice box


One of the bundles of DNA of which every organism gets the same number from their mother and from their father. Also the words for X chromosome and Y chromosome — or W chromosome and Z chromosome, if that's what Klingons have.


The flexible limb or sensory organ of an invertebrate animal. Tentacles of an unidentified animal were served as Klingon food in the TNG episode “Genesis”.


ribonucleic acid


flexible enclosing or separating tissue forming a plane or film and separating two environments

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