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lingulate      
a.
(Bot.) Linguiform, tongue-shaped.
lingulate      
['l??gj?le?t]
¦ adjective
1. Botany & Zoology tongue-shaped.
2. Zoology denoting a burrowing brachiopod with an inarticulate shell and a long pedicle.
Origin
C19: from L. lingulatus, based on lingua 'tongue'.
Lingulate      
·adj Shaped like the tongue or a strap; ligulate.