LINGUAL GLAND

any of the glands on the tongue which secrete a mucus which helps spread tastants to the taste cells.

LINGUAL GLAND: "An humans tongue contains a wide range of lingual glands."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LINGUAL GLAND," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lingual-gland/ (accessed April 4, 2020).
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