coated

adjective
coat·​ed | \ -əd How to pronounce coated (audio) \

Medical Definition of coated

of the tongue
: covered with a whitish or yellowish deposit of desquamated cells, bacteria, and debris

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“Coated.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/coated. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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