A muscle of the tongue that consists of fibers which arise from the median fibrous septum and pass lateralward to be inserted into the submucous fibrous tissue at the sides of the tongue. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transverse_muscle_of_tongue ]

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intrinsic tongue muscle transverse component
transverse lingual muscle

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transversus muscle
transversus linguae
transverse muscle
transversus linguæ
musculus transversus linguae