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Definition: Lingual ribbon
(l[i^][ng]"gwal), a. [L. lingua tongue: cf.
F. lingual. See Tongue
, and cf. Language
1. Of or pertaining to the tongue; uttered by the aid of the
tongue; glossal; as, the lingual nerves; a lingual letter.
2. lying near the tongue; especially, in dentistry, on the
surface of the tooth next to the tongue. Contrasted with
, the side of a tooth touching the cheek, i. e.
the side opposite to the lingual side.
. (Zo["o]l.) See Odontophore