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Noun1.tastebud - an oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tonguetastebud - an oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tongue
neuroepithelium - epithelium associated with special sense organs and containing sensory nerve endings
chemoreceptor - a sensory receptor that responds to chemical stimuli
glossa, lingua, tongue, clapper - a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity
epiglottis - a flap of cartilage that covers the windpipe while swallowing
gustatory cell, taste cell - an epithelial cell in a taste bud that activates sensory fibers of the facial nerve or the glossopharyngeal nerve or the vagus nerve
palate, roof of the mouth - the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities
pharynx, throat - the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone
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20 August 2015 - US-based Raise, a marketplace that enables members to purchase gift cards below face value and sell unwanted gift cards for cash, has acquired Tastebud Technologies, a developer of predictive technologies that create customised mobile shopping experiences based on a user's style sensibilities, the company said on Thursday.
Tastebud ticklers: Menu highlights include French macaroons, a decadent chocolate opera gateau, mini strawberry tarts filled with champagne pastry cream and lime jelly topped with mint & cucumber Chantilly cream.
Esquires Coffee Houses cold drink menu features blended Italian milkshakes, exciting frappes and freshly prepared smoothies from a wide selection to suit every tastebud.
From Hearty Sourdough Pancakes; to Cattle Call Stew; to Rancher's Beef Stroganoff; to Pinon Nut Potato Casserole; to Hoecakes; to Blackberry Jam Cake, the Cowboy Cook Book will bring great southwestern cowboy cuisine onto the family table to the mouth-watering, appetite satisfying, tastebud pleasing delight of one and all
There's everything on offer from cakes, seafood and liqueurs to Chinese noodles and curries, chocolate, cheese and those tastebud tingling steak and burger stands that spill such lovely smells across the waterfront.
Members of the public can take part in a groundbreaking experiment that uses brain-scanning technology to test how the sounds, aromas and sensations associated with opening a wine bottle influence their tastebuds.
To coincide with its exhibition concerned with Lewis Carroll's famous tale, the city centre attraction is aiming to tickle Tyneside's tastebuds with the event on Thursday, September 15.
Tickle the Tastebuds was launched in 1999 with the aim of feeding the homeless.
Nutella and maple And if that wasn't people's tastebuds And if that wasn't enough to get people's tastebuds going, there was also freshly made traditional sh and chips available as well as a delicious award-winning homemade Welsh fudge and toee, gourmet coees and teas, handmade traditional cakes and Welsh made ice cream.
Summary: Live cooking shows tickle the tastebuds of visitors at this year's holy month of Ramadan and Eid Fair, with dishes from as far as France and Japan delighting the old and young alike.