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English definition of “tongue”

tongue

noun (MOUTH PART)    /tʌŋ/
B1 [C] the large, soft piece of flesh in the mouth that you can move, and is used for tasting, speaking, etc.: I burned my tongue on some soup last night.The mouth and throat [U] the tongue of an animal, used as foodOrgans eaten as meat
(Definition of tongue noun (MOUTH PART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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