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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A device used by physician to press a part down or aside; Any nerve whose activity tends to reduce the activity or tone of the body part it serves; Any skeletal muscle that draws a body part down.

Usage examples (32)
  • That's right, it's burning through a tongue depressor.
  • Right up to the time they got to see the tongue depressor.
  • You know, that tongue depressor is tougher than your skin.
  • When Joe gets the tongue depressor in place, say ah for us. for more
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