lingual

(redirected from lingual plate)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.

lingual

Anatomy of or relating to the tongue or a part or structure resembling a tongue
References in periodicals archive ?
The intention of the lingual flap is to protect the lingual nerve and the lingual plate.
The lingual plate was noted to be partially absorbed.
sup][4],[10] In the present study, wires were inserted into the lingual plates through the foramina.