lingual gingiva


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lin·gual gin·gi·va

that portion of the gingiva that covers the lingual surfaces of the teeth and the alveolar process.

lingual gingiva

Etymology: L, lingua, tongue, gingiva, gum
the gum tissue covering the teeth on the surfaces facing the tongue.

lin·gual gin·gi·va

(ling'gwăl jin'ji-vă)
Portion of gingiva that covers lingual surfaces of teeth and the alveolar process.

lin·gual gin·gi·va

(ling'gwăl jin'ji-vă)
Portion of gingiva that covers lingual surfaces of teeth and alveolar process.