lingual aponeurosis


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Related to lingual aponeurosis: arteriae nervorum, empyocele, macrosis, normosmic

lin·gual ap·o·neu·ro·sis

[TA]
the thickened lamina propria of the tongue to which the lingual muscles attach.
Synonym(s): aponeurosis linguae [TA]

lingual aponeurosis

Connective tissue sheet of the tongue to which lingual muscles attach.
See also: aponeurosis

lin·gual ap·o·neu·ro·sis

(linggwăl apō-nūr-ōsis) [TA]
Thickened lamina propria of tongue to which lingual muscles attach.