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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Resembling a muscle in the mouth used for taste.

Usage examples (33)
  • Linguiform: tongue-shaped: linear, with the extremities obtusely rounded.
  • But the upper section of it, rough and tongue-shaped like a sock, could feed also.
  • They have also a proboscis just like that of the fly; and the proboscis is tongue-shaped.
  • They watched as he lifted the tongue-shaped glob of silly-putty and set it into his mouth. for more
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