terminal sulcus

n.

A V-shaped groove on the surface of the tongue, marking the separation between the oral and pharyngeal parts.

Nearby words

  1. terminal moraine,
  2. terminal nerve,
  3. terminal nucleus,
  4. terminal platform,
  5. terminal stria,
  6. terminal velocity,
  7. terminally,
  8. terminate,
  9. terminating decimal,
  10. terminatio


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