sublingual caruncle

n.

A papilla on each side of the frenulum of the tongue marking the opening of the submandibular duct.

Nearby words

  1. subliminal advertising,
  2. subliminal perception,
  3. sublimity,
  4. sublingual,
  5. sublingual artery,
  6. sublingual cyst,
  7. sublingual duct,
  8. sublingual gland,
  9. sublingual nerve,
  10. sublingual pit


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