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dorsal surface

top surface of tongue

ventral surface

undersurface of tongue

base

posterior one-third of tongue

body

anterior two-thirds of tongue

apex

tip of tongue

filliform

white papilla, entire dorsal surface

fungiform

red papilla, more sparse

foliate

papilla on lateral side of tongue

circumvallate

large mushroom shaped papilla in back

foramen cecum

small circular opening posterior to v

terminal sulcus

v-shaped groove back of tongue

lingual

tonsils running on lateral borders of tongue

lingual frenum

stretch of tissue on floor of mouth attached to tongue

lingual

veins on ventral side of tongue

plica fimbriota

scallopy tissue streaks on ventral side of tongue

wharton's

ducts just anterior to lingual frenum

hard palate, free and attached gingiva

places with keratinized tissue

lining mucosa

not keratinized, wet moist mucosa

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