Ranine

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ranine

1. (Science: zoology) Of or pertaining to the frogs and toads.

2. (Science: anatomy) Pertaining to, or designating, a swelling under the tongue; also, pertaining to the region where the swelling occurs; applied especially to branches of the lingual artery and lingual vein.

Origin: L. Rana a frog.

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