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fraenum

[free-nuh m] /ˈfri nəm/
noun, plural fraena
[free-nuh] /ˈfri nə/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for fraenum

fraenum

/ˈfriːnəm/
noun (pl) -na (-nə)
1.
a fold of membrane or skin, such as the fold beneath the tongue, that supports an organ
Word Origin
C18: from Latin: bridle
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