sublingual nerve n.
A branch of the lingual nerve supplying parasympathetic fibers to the sublingual gland and sensory fibers to the mucous membrane of the floor of the mouth.
- Sublingual pit
sublingual pit n. A shallow depression lodging the sublingual gland, located on either side of the mental spine on the inner surface of the body of the mandible above the mylohyoid line.
- Sublingual vein
sublingual vein n. A tributary of the lingual vein.
adjective 1. less than fully literate.
[suhb-lit-er-uh-cher, -choo r, -li-truh-] /ˈsʌbˌlɪt ər ə tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər, -ˌlɪ trə-/ noun 1. writing below the standards of literature as an art form. 2. a report or similar material written for immediate use and reproduced in an impermanent form.