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fraenum

[ free-nuhm ]
/ ˈfri nəm /
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noun, plural frae·na [free-nuh]. /ˈfri nə/.
a variant of frenum.
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British Dictionary definitions for fraenum

fraenum

frenum

/ (ˈfriːnəm) /

noun plural -na (-nə)
a fold of membrane or skin, such as the fold beneath the tongue, that supports an organ

Word Origin for fraenum

C18: from Latin: bridle
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