glossa

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek γλῶσσα (glōssa, tongue).

NounEdit

glossa (plural glossae)

  1. (zoology) The tongue, or lingua, of an insect.

Related termsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

glossa f (plural glosse)

  1. gloss (explanatory note)

VerbEdit

glossa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of glossare
  2. second-person singular imperative of glossare

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Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 19:23