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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Tongue" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Tongue
The tongue is a muscular hydrostat on the floor of the mouth of most vertebrates which manipulates food for mastication. It is the primary organ of taste (gustation), as much of its upper surface is covered in taste buds. - See link

 

Tongue in Spanish is Lengua (anatomía)
La lengua es un hidrostato muscular, un órgano (contiene glándulas salivales) móvil situado en el interior de la boca, impar, medio y simétrico, que desempeña importantes funciones como la hidratación de boca y alimentos mediante la salivación, la deglución, el lenguaje y el sentido del gusto. - See link

 

More information about Tongue in other websites
Definition of Tongue in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Tongue in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Tongue - See link.
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