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Definition of Lingual
Lingual Lin"gual, n.
A consonant sound formed by the aid of the tongue; -- a term
especially applied to certain articulations (as those of t,
d, th, and n) and to the letters denoting them.
Note: In Sanskrit grammar certain letters, as [.t], [.t]h,
[dsdot], [dsdot]h, [.n], are called linguals,
cerebrals, or cacuminals. They are uttered with the tip
of the tongue turned up and drawn back into the dome of
LingualLingual Lin"gual (l[i^][ng]"gwal), a. [L. lingua tongue: cf.
F. lingual. See Tongue, and cf. Language.]
Of or pertaining to the tongue; uttered by the aid of the
tongue; glossal; as, the lingual nerves; a lingual letter.
Lingual ribbon. (Zo["o]l.) See Odontophore.
Meaning of Lingual from wikipedia
- The lingual nerve carries sensory innervation
from the anterior
of the tongue. It contains fibres
from both the mandibular division
- Lingual papillae
(singular papilla) are the small, nipple-like structures
on the upper surface
of the tongue
that give it its characteristic rough
- Transient lingual papillitis
are painful, hypertrophic, red and white lingual papillae
on the tongue. Transient lingual papillitis
can affect males
- tongue's upper surface
(dorsum) is covered
in numerous lingual
papillae. It is sensitive
and kept moist
and is richly
- The lingual veins begin
on the dorsum, sides, and under surface
of the tongue, and, p****ing backward along
of the lingual
artery, end in the...
to: Tongue, a muscular hydrostat
on the floors
of the mouths
of most vertebrates which
mani****tes food for mastication Lingual
- The lingual tonsils
are a collection
of lymphatic tissue located
in the lamina propria
of the root of the tongue. This lymphatic tissue consists
- A lingual frenectomy
as a tongue-tie release) is the removal
of a band of tissue
of the tongue...
- The audio-lingual
method, Army Method, or New Key, is a method
used in teaching foreign
languages. It is based
- The lingual
gyrus, also known
as the medial occipitotemporal
gyrus, is a brain structure
that is linked
vision, especially related
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