Lingua



[ling-gwuh]

noun, plural linguae
[ling-gwee] (Show IPA)
1.
the tongue or a part like a tongue.
/ˈlɪŋɡwə/
noun (anatomy) (pl) -guae (-ɡwiː)
1.
the technical name for tongue
2.
any tongue-like structure

lingua lin·gua (lĭng’gwə)
n. pl. lin·guae (-gwē’)

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