1. [syn: tongue, lingua, glossa, clapper]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lingua \Lin"gua\ (l[i^][ng]"gw[.a]), n.; pl. Lingu[ae]
(l[i^][ng]"gw[=e]). [L., the tongue.] (Zool.)
(a) A tongue.
(b) A median process of the labium, at the under side of the
mouth in insects, and serving as a tongue.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous
membrane and located in the oral cavity [syn: tongue,
lingua, glossa, clapper]