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ankyloglossia

[ ang-kuh-loh-glaw-see-uh, -glos-ee-uh ]
/ ˌæŋ kə loʊˈglɔ si ə, -ˈglɒs i ə /
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Origin of ankyloglossia

ancylo- + Greek glôss(a) “tongue” + -ia
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Medical definitions for ankyloglossia

ankyloglossia
[ ăng′kə-lō-glôsē-ə ]

n.

tongue-tie
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