sublingual

/sʌbˈlɪŋgwəl/ (say sub'linggwuhl)

adjective
1. Anatomy situated under the tongue, or on the underside of the tongue.
2. Medicine of or relating to medications designed to be placed under the tongue in which position they dissolve and are absorbed through the tissue of the underside of the tongue.
noun
3. Anatomy a sublingual gland, artery, or the like.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • sublingual — sublingual, ale, aux [ syblɛ̃gwal, o ] adj. • 1585; de sub et lingual ♦ Anat. Qui est sous la langue. Artère, glande salivaire sublinguale. Méd. Comprimé sublingual, à faire fondre sous la langue. ● sublingual, sublinguale, sublinguaux adjectif… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sublingual — SUBLINGUÁL, Ă, sublinguali, e, adj. (anat.) Care se află sub limbă. [pr.: gu al] – Din fr. sublingual. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 27.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  sublinguál adj. m. lingual Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • Sublingual — Sub*lin gual, a. [Pref. sub + lingual: cf. F. sublingual.] (Anat.) (a) Situated under the tongue; as, the sublingual gland. (b) Of or pertaining to the sublingual gland; as, sublingual salvia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sublingual — adj. anat. Dícese de la estructura u órgano que se halla situado debajo de la lengua. Medical Dictionary. 2011. sublingual Debaj …   Diccionario médico

  • sublingual — adjetivo 1. Área: anatomía De la región inferior de la lengua: arteria sublingual, glándula sublingual …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Sublingual — (v. lat.), unter der Zunge od. an ihrer Fläche gelegen. Daher Sublingualĭa, Arzneimittel, welche unter der Zunge angebracht werden …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • sublingual — sublingual, ale (sub lin goual, goua l ) adj. Terme d anatomie. Qui est situé sous la langue.    Glande sublinguale, glande salivaire située dans l épaisseur de la paroi inférieure de la bouche, au dessous de la partie antérieure de la langue.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sublingual — 1660s; see SUB (Cf. sub ) + LINGUAL (Cf. lingual) …   Etymology dictionary

  • sublingual — adj. 2 g. [Anatomia] Que está situado debaixo da língua …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sublingual — (Del lat. sublingua, parte inferior de la lengua). adj. Anat. Perteneciente o relativo a la región inferior de la lengua …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • sublingual — [sub liŋ′gwəl] adj. [ML sublingualis: see SUB & LINGUAL] situated under the tongue …   English World dictionary

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