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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity.

Usage examples (28)
  • Her lingua was pinkish in color.
  • The Italian medieval poet Dante was the first to have recorded the term lingua d'oc.
  • But it seems to me that di Lampedusa is merely using the "lingua"/"dialetto" distinction as it's generally drawn in Italy.
  • It's like they think of themselves as some type of lingua police, "lingua" of course from the ancient Celtic, meaning language. for more
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