brevilingual
adj. [L. brevis, short; lingua, tongue]
Having a short tongue.

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  • brevilingual — adjective Having a short tongue …   Wiktionary

  • brevifoliate —   a. having short leaves.    ♦ brevilingual, a. having short tongue.    ♦ breviloquence, n. laconic manner of speech.    ♦ breviped, a. having short legs.    ♦ brevipennate, a. having short wings …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • brevi- — combining form Etymology: Latin, from brevis more at brief : short brevi conic brevilingual …   Useful english dictionary

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