Tongue-depressor meaning

A thin blade for pressing down the tongue during a medical examination of the mouth and throat.
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A thin blade for pressing down the tongue during a medical examination of the mouth and throat.
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A long, narrow, smooth piece of wood designed to depress the tongue, to allow for examination of the rear of the oral cavity.
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(less commonly) Any device used to depress the tongue.
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