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Tip of tongue

tip of tongue

The anterior extreme of the tongue which can be made pointed for sensing or probing and which rests against the lingual aspect of the incisor teeth.

Synonym: apex linguae.

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The Fiber Disease

... home on the weekends. One weekend he came home and asked me why Tyler's tongue was black. I looked in the mirror and found the same on me. I scraped it with a q-tip and closed it in a zip-loc. Within 24 hours, mold had spread up the q-tip. August of ...

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Have you tried tasting something bitter with the tip of your tongue? My bio book says even though the buds are concentrated in areas, each area does have a variety(not ...

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Wed Feb 15, 2006 9:53 pm
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