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English definition of “frenulum”


noun [C] uk   /ˈfriːn.jʊ.ləm/ us    /ˈfren.jə.ləm/ specialized
a small skin fold or fold of mucous membrane that limits the movement of a body part: A short lingual frenulum may contribute to feeding, speech, and mechanical tongue problems.Substances and structures in the body
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