Origin of lingual
Related Words for lingualauditory, visual, sensual, tactile, sonic, neurological, neural, audiovisual, olfactory, aural, rhetorical, unwritten, grammatical, sonant, vocal, sensational, said, uttered, voiced, articulate
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Historical Examples of lingual
The spines of the lingual plate are uniform, and in number about 10,000.
Like many other lingual affections, this is often unilateral.
This lingual magniloquence is proverbial of American parvenus.
There was neither racial, physical, nor lingual frontier 219 they maintained.A Prisoner in Turkey
On the incisors they are always to be found on the lingual surface.Degeneracy
Eugene S. Talbot
- rareof or relating to language or languages
- (in combination)polylingual
1640s, from Medieval Latin lingualis "of the tongue," from Latin lingua "tongue," also "speech, language," from Old Latin dingua, from PIE *dnghu- "tongue" (cf. Old English tunge, Gothic tuggo "tongue;" see tongue). Altered in Latin probably in part by association with lingere "to lick."