tongue-shapedmedical dictionary

<botany> Shaped like a tongue; specifically, linear or oblong, and fleshy, blunt at the end, and convex beneath; as, a tongue-shaped leaf.

(01 Mar 1998)

One who uses his tongue; a talker; a story-teller; a gossip. "Step by step we rose to greatness; through the tonguesters we may fall." (Tennyson)

(01 Mar 1998)

tongue-swallowingmedical dictionary

A slipping back of the tongue against the pharynx, causing choking.

(05 Mar 2000)