glossoncus

glos·son·cus

(glos-ong'kŭs),
Any swelling involving the tongue, including neoplasms.
[glosso- + G. onkos, mass, tumor]

glossoncus

[glosong′kəs]
Etymology: Gk, glossa + onkos, swelling
a local swelling or general enlargement of the tongue.

glossoncus

An obsolete term for any benign or malignant enlargement of the tongue, including tumours and oedema/swelling; it is not used in the working medical parlance.

glos·son·cus

(glos-ong'kŭs)
Any swelling involving the tongue, including neoplasms.
[glosso- + G. onkos, mass, tumor]