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lingua

noun lin·gua \ˈliŋ-gwə\
plural lin·guae \-ˌgwē, -ˌgwī\

Definition of LINGUA

:  a tongue or an organ resembling a tongue

Origin of LINGUA

Latin — more at tongue
First Known Use: circa 1826
Medical Dictionary

lingua

noun lin·gua \ˈliŋ-gwə\
plural lin·guae \-ˌgwē, -ˌgwī\

Medical Definition of LINGUA

:  a tongue or an organ resembling a tongue in structure or function

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