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Noun: glossa (glossae,glossas)  gló-su
  1. A mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity
    - tongue, lingua, clapper

Derived forms: glossae, glossas

Type of: articulator, organ

Part of: mouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, pharynx, rima oris, throat

Encyclopedia: Glossa, Skopelos