lingual septum

(redirected from Septum of tongue)

lin·gual sep·tum

[TA]
the median vertical fibrous partition of the tongue merging posteriorly into the aponeurosis of the tongue.
Synonym(s): septum linguae [TA], septum of tongue

lingual septum

A sheet of connective tissue underlying the midline groove (median sulcus) separating the halves of the tongue.
See also: septum