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tongue

noun  /tʌŋ/ us  

tongue noun (MOUTH PART)

the movable part in the mouth that is used in tasting and swallowing food and, in people, in producing speech

tongue noun (LANGUAGE)

[C] a language: McAdam could speak the Eskimo tongue, too.
Translations of “tongue”
in Korean 혀…
in Arabic لِسان…
in French langue…
in Turkish dil, yenilebilir hayvan dili, dil eti…
in Italian lingua…
in Chinese (Traditional) 口腔部位, 舌頭, (用作食物的動物的)舌頭,口條…
in Russian язык, речь…
in Polish język, ozór, ozorek…
in Spanish lengua, idioma…
in Portuguese língua…
in German die Zunge, die Sprache…
in Catalan llengua…
in Japanese 舌…
in Chinese (Simplified) 口腔部位, 舌头, (用作食物的动物的)舌头,口条…
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