languet

play
noun lan·guet \ˈlaŋ-gwət, laŋ-ˈgwet\

Definition of languet

  1. :  something resembling the tongue in form or function

Origin and Etymology of languet

Middle English, from Medieval French languete, diminutive of langue


First Known Use: 14th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up languet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a dividing ridge between drainage areas

Get Word of the Day daily email!