\tˈʌŋ], \tˈʌŋ], \t_ˈʌ_ŋ]\
Definitions of TONGUE
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. [Anglo-Saxon, Icelandic, Gothic, Latin] A muscular organ attached by one end to the floor of the mouth, serving as the instrument of taste, and in man of articulation also ;-hence, speech; discourse; sometimes, fluency of speech;-a language; -words or declarations only;-a nation, as distinguished by language ;-a point ; a projection ; catch of a buckle; point of a balance;-a narrow strip, as of Iand stretching into the sea or a lake;-any tapering part or point.
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- presence of fluid. It called spuria admixture with blood occurs in the prostatic urethra; h. vera when bleeding is from seminal vesicles.