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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lingular \ -​lər \ adjective

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