Sentence Examples


  • It is covered with numerous large papillae, and forms, like the trunk of the elephant, an admirable organ for the examination and prehension of food.
  • The diagnosis is made by everting the eyelids when large, flat ' papillae ' become visible (Figure 5).
  • Can you identify the fungiform and filiform papillae, glands, and skeletal muscle.
  • Small bumps called papillae normally cover the tongue 's upper surface.
  • The blue food coloring stains the normal skin on your tongue, but does n't stain the fungiform papillae, so they stand out.

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