perlingual

adjective
per·​lin·​gual | \ (ˈ)pər-ˈliŋ-g(yə-)wəl How to pronounce perlingual (audio) \

Medical Definition of perlingual

: being administered by application to the tongue perlingual medication

Other Words from perlingual

perlingually \ -​ē How to pronounce perlingually (audio) \ adverb

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