Definition of Tastebud

1. Noun. An oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tongue.




Definition of Tastebud

1. Noun. The small organs on the tongue used for tasting. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tastebud

taste cell
taste cells
taste corpuscle
taste deficiency
taste hairs
taste like chicken
taste of one's own medicine
taste perception
taste pore
taste property
taste ridge
taste sensation
taste tester
taste threshold
tasteable
tastebud (current term)
tastebuds
tasted
tasteful
tastefully
tastefulness
tastefulnesses
tasteless
tastelessly
tastelessness
tastelessnesses
tastemaker
tastemakers
tastemaking
taster

Literary usage of Tastebud

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1. Adventure Guide to Tampa Bay and Florida's West Coast by Chelle Koster Walton (2003)
"Vanderbilt Beach For a true tastebud thrill, venture to Bha! Bha! Persian Bistro, a one-of-a-kind culinary experience at the Pavilion shopping center, ..."

2. Text-book of Histology: Including the Microscopic Technic by Philipp Stöhr (1898)
"Vertical Section through the Olfactory Mucosa of a Rabbit, 396 29o. Vertical Section of Two Ridges of the Papilla Foliata of a Rabbit 399 291. tastebud of ..."

3. Malamalama School's Rainbow Cookbook: Recipes from Around the World by Hawaii Malamalama School (Keaau (1993)
"Contributed by Kathy Hargitt Enticing scents float from the kitchen, Tantalizing nostrils, But wait you must for flavors to savor Meaty tastebud thrills. ..."

4. The Cookbook for Men Whose Wives Don't Cook by Christopher Hamilton (2006)
"Impressing yourself and others with your newly-learned talents of the tastebud is merely a bonus! The Cookbook for Men Whose Wives Don't Cook is your ..."

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