Definitions for tongue depressor

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  1. tongue depressor(noun)

    a thin depressor used to press the tongue down during an examination of the mouth and throat

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  1. tongue depressor(Noun)

    A long, narrow, smooth piece of wood designed to depress the tongue, to allow for examination of the rear of the oral cavity.

  2. tongue depressor(Noun)

    Any device used to depress the tongue.

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