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Search Results for: filiform


silk 1. The fine, soft thread produced by various species of caterpillars in forming the cocoons within which the worm is... Read More


Definition noun, plural: flagellates A cell or an organism that has flagella adjective (1) Of, pertaining to, characterized... Read More

Magenta tongue

Magenta tongue Purplish red colouration of the tongue, with oedema and flattening of the filiform papillae, occurring in... Read More

Conical papillae

Conical papillae Numerous projections on the dorsum of the tongue, scattered among the filiform papillae and similar to... Read More

Bald tongue

Definition noun A condition characterized by a smooth, glossy, erythematous, edematous tongue that is generally... Read More