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Lytta

Lytta

Origin: L, a worm said to grow under the tongue of dogs, and to cause canine madness, fr. Gr, lit, madness.

(Science: anatomy) a fibrous and muscular band lying within the longitudinal axis of the tongue in many mammals, as the dog.


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