bony·​tongue ˈbō-nē-ˌtəŋ How to pronounce bonytongue (audio)
plural bonytongues

Word History

First Known Use

1969, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bonytongue was in 1969

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“Bonytongue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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