Apex of tongue

Known as: Tip of tongue, Tip of the Tongue, Apex linguae 
The anterior extreme of the tongue which can be made pointed for sensing or probing and which rests against the lingual aspect of the incisor teeth.
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2011
2011
A software artieulatory synthesizer, based upon a model developed by P. Mermelstein [J. Aeoust. Soe. Am. 53, 1070-1082 (1973… (More)
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2011
2011
We present an open-source physical simulation system suitable for efficient modeling of anatomical structures composed of both… (More)
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2011
2011
Hummingbird tongues pick up a liquid, calorie-dense food that cannot be grasped, a physical challenge that has long inspired the… (More)
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2009
2009
The German Research Network on Neuropathic Pain (DFNS) has recommended a protocol with 13 quantitative sensory testing (QST… (More)
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2004
2004
Alcohol produces a range of oral sensations, some of which have been shown to vary with the perceived bitterness of 6-n… (More)
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1998
1998
A model of the midsagittal plane motion of the tongue, jaw, hyoid bone, and larynx is presented, based on the lambda version of… (More)
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1994
1994
The purpose of this study was to delineate some of the physiological deficits in the orofacial musculature of patients with… (More)
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1992
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1992
This paper describes a method for inferring articulatory parameters from acoustics with a neural network trained on paired… (More)
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1987
1987
The intensity of sensations of warmth and cold was measured psychophysically at 12 loci on the face and in the mouth in 20 human… (More)
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1986
1986
Taste sensitivity is known to vary among regions of the tongue and between subjects. The distribution of taste buds on the human… (More)
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