lingula

noun
lin·​gu·​la | \ˈliŋ-gyə-lə \
plural lingulae\-​ˌlē \

Medical Definition of lingula 

: a tongue-shaped process or part: as

a : a ridge of bone in the angle between the body and the greater wing of the sphenoid

b : an elongated prominence of the superior vermis of the cerebellum

c : a dependent projection of the upper lobe of the left lung

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