hypoglottis

noun
hy·​po·​glot·​tis | \ -ˈglät-əs How to pronounce hypoglottis (audio) \
plural hypoglottises or hypoglottides\ -​ə-​(ˌ)dēz How to pronounce hypoglottis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypoglottis

: the underpart of the tongue

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“Hypoglottis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypoglottis. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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