lingula

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Related to lingula of mandible: Atrypa, Quadrate lobe of liver, Mylohyoid groove

lingula

(ˈlɪŋɡjʊlə)
n, pl -las or -lae (-ˌliː)
a small, tonguelike projection, such as that found in the left lung

lin•gu•la

(ˈlɪŋ gyə lə)

n., pl. -lae (-ˌli)
a tongue-shaped organ, process, or tissue.
[1655–65; < New Latin, Latin, dim of lingua tongue; compare ligula]
lin′gu•lar, adj.
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lin·gu·la

n. língula, proyección o estructura en forma de lengüeta.