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tongue-tie

a congenital condition in which the tongue has restricted mobility as the result of an abnormally short frenulum
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The 28-year-old 2fm presenter is used to meeting international celebs but was tongue-tied when the Superman Vs Batman star joked with her.
The whole of everything's a mystery, Poems seem to arrive as an act of grace, Why are we so tongue-tied, myself and me?
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If a baby is tongue-tied, by definition, the frenulum is short, tight and restricts normal tongue movement.