Medical Dictionary


noun lin·gu·la \ˈliŋ-gyə-lə\
plural lin·gu·lae \-ˌlē\

Medical Definition of LINGULA

:  a tongue-shaped process or part: as a :  a ridge of bone in the angle between the body and the greater wing of the sphenoid b :  an elongated prominence of the superior vermis of the cerebellum c :  a dependent projection of the upper lobe of the left lung
lin·gu·lar \-lər\ adjective


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