papilla(redirected from marginal tongue papilla)
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Related to marginal tongue papilla: Fungiform papillae, Foliate papillae, Filiform papillae, Vallate papillae
1. the small projection of tissue at the base of a hair, tooth, or feather
2. any other similar protuberance
3. any minute blunt hair or process occurring in plants
A small, nipplelike eminence.