variants: or lingua- or lingui- or linguo-

Definition of lingu-

1 : language linguipotence linguist
2 : tongue linguopapillitis
3a : produced by the tongue and in terms referring to speech sounds linguodentallinguanasallinguonasallinguopalatal
b : lingual and linguomaxillary
4 : lingually linguodistal

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History and Etymology for lingu-

Latin lingu-, from lingua

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