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lingua


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lingua  \Lin"gua\  (l[i^][ng]"gw[.a]),  n.;  pl  {Lingu[ae]} 
  (-gw[=e]).  [L.,  the  tongue.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  A  tongue. 
  b  A  median  process  of  the  labium,  at  the  under  side  of  the 
  mouth  in  insects,  and  serving  as  a  tongue. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lingua 
  n  :  a  mobile  mass  of  muscular  tissue  covered  with  mucous 
  membrane  and  located  in  the  oral  cavity  [syn:  {tongue},  {glossa}, 
  {clapper}] 




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