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tuberculum impar


tuberculum impar

noun tuberculum im·par \-ˈim-ˌpär\

Definition of TUBERCULUM IMPAR

:  an embryonic swelling that is situated in the midline of the floor of the pharynx between the ventral ends of the two sides of the mandibular arch and of the second branchial arch and that probably contributes to the formation of the anterior part of the tongue
March 01, 2015
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Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
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