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a system of terms used by a people sharing a history and culture

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a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity

a human written or spoken language used by a community

any long thin projection that is transient

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a manner of speaking

a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea

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the tongue of certain animals used as meat

the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot

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metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side

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articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments

lick or explore with the tongue

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The most prevalent oral lesions in the asthmatic group were chronic atrophic candidiasis 13(13%), fissured tongue 13(13%), geographic tongue 10(10%).
The complete triad including lip edema, fissured tongue and facial nerve paresis was manifested in three patients, oligosymptomatic form with lip edema and fissured tongue was diagnosed in two patients and one patient had only lip edema (monosymptomatic form).
17An association between diabetes and fissured tongue has been reported in a previous study.
There is also an offered correlation with Down syndrome and fissured tongue.
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome (MRS) is a rare granulomatous disease characterized by recurrent, relapsing orofacial edema, facial palsy, and a fissured tongue.
BMG is also seen to occur in association with fissured tongue and geographic stomatitis.
Later, in 1931, Rosenthal included the presence of a fissured tongue as a third symptom (1).
Oral psoriasis is also characterized by diffuse mucosal erythema, grey-white round mucosal patches, and fissured tongue, she said.