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[uh-kyoot-uh-ling-gwuh l]
adjective Zoology.
  1. having a sharply pointed tongue or mouth, as certain bees.
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Origin of acutilingual

< Latin acūt(us) acute + -i- + lingual
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  • Acutilingual: with a sharp pointed tongue or mouth structure, as in some bees.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

    John. B. Smith