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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of tongue depressor

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of tongue depressor:
/tʌŋ dɪpɹɛsɹ̩/

Derived Form of tongue

plural: tongues
third person: tongues
past: tongued
past participle: tongued
present participle: tonguing
a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity
Synonymslingua, glossa, clapper,
Hypernymsarticulator, organ,
Holonymsmouth, throat,
Partsgustatory organ, taste bud, tastebud,
Type ofarticulator, organ,
Part ofmouth, oral cavity, oral fissure, pharynx, rima oris, throat,
See alsoglossopharyngeal, lingual, sublingual,
a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language
Synonymsnatural language,
HyponymsAfroasiatic, Amerind, Austro-Asiatic, Austronesian, Basque, Caucasian, Chukchi, creole, Dravidian, Elamitic, Eskimo-Aleut, Hmong, Indo-European, Kassite, Khoisan, mother tongue, Niger-Kordofanian, Nilo-Saharan, Papuan, Sino-Tibetan, tone language, Ural-Altaic,
Type oflanguage, linguistic communication,
TypesAfrasian, Afrasian language, Afroasiatic, Afro-Asiatic, Afroasiatic language, American Indian, American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, Austro-Asiatic, Austronesian, Austronesian language, Basque, Cassite, Caucasian, Caucasian language, creole, Dravidian, Dravidian language, Dravidic, Elamite, Elamitic, Eskimo-Aleut, Eskimo-Aleut language, first language, Hamito-Semitic, Indian, Indo-European, Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite, Kassite, Khoisan, Khoisan language, maternal language, mother tongue, Munda-Mon-Khmer, Niger-Kordofanian, Niger-Kordofanian language, Nilo-Saharan, Nilo-Saharan language, Papuan, Papuan language, Sino-Tibetan, Sino-Tibetan language, Susian, tonal language, tone language, Ural-Altaic,
any long thin projection that is transient
  1. tongues of flame licked at the walls
  2. rifles exploded quick knives of fire into the dark
Type ofprojection,
a manner of speaking
  1. he spoke with a thick tongue
  2. she has a glib tongue
Hyponymssharp tongue,
Hypernymsmanner of speaking,
Type ofdelivery, manner of speaking, speech,
Typessharp tongue,
a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
Type ofcape, ness,
the tongue of certain animals used as meat
Hyponymsbeef tongue, calf's tongue,
Hypernymsvariety meat,
Type oforgans, variety meat,
Typesbeef tongue, calf's tongue,
the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot
Holonymsboot, shoe,
Type offlap,
Part ofboot, shoe,
metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side
Type ofstriker,
Part ofbell,
articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments
Hyponymsdouble tongue,
Type ofplay, spiel,
Typesdouble tongue, triple-tongue,
lick or explore with the tongue
Type oflap, lick,

Derived Form of depressor

plural: depressors
any skeletal muscle that draws a body part down
Synonymsdepressor muscle,
Hypernymsskeletal muscle,
any nerve whose activity tends to reduce the activity or tone of the body part it serves
Synonymsdepressor nerve,
Type ofnerve, nervus,
a device used by physician to press a part down or aside
Hyponymstongue depressor,
Type ofdevice,
Typestongue depressor,
See alsodepress,
any skeletal muscle that draws a part down
Synonymsdepressor muscle,
Type ofskeletal muscle, striated muscle,
See alsodepress,

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  1. Depress the patients tongue using a tongue depressor. Gently insert the swab into the
  2. It also included a tongue depressor with spikes on it so she definitely couldn't
  3. I might even go bigger to a tongue depressor which is 5/8 of an inch.
  4. go go ahead and use the tongue depressor next time; I want to try it. I might make
  5. And this looks like a tongue depressor.
  6. She used something called a tongue depressor
  7. So you might even get a little tongue depressor or something and kind of gently push down
  8. - Ooh, you stood on a tongue depressor in the winter.
  9. the patient says 'ahh', you may need a tongue depressor or a mirror. A last
  10. Tongue depressor and penlight
  11. material like this tongue depressor or even this commercially bought stabilizer for digits
  12. like the tongue depressor, many times, it's advisable to cut it to length and then tape
  13. your doctor, Hey, Doc. Could I please borrow a tongue depressor? All we
  14. great for this experiment. I take this tongue depressor . . . if you wanted
  15. look like you store-bought these. Step 1, is take your tongue depressor.
  16. around your tongue depressor. Just like that. Easy step.
  17. tongue depressor