Term Information [More information on tongue development]

Accession
GO:0043586
Name
tongue development
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
glossa development, lingua development
Definition
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the tongue over time, from its formation to the mature structure. The tongue is the movable, muscular organ on the floor of the mouth of most vertebrates, in many other mammals is the principal organ of taste, aids in the prehension of food, in swallowing, and in modifying the voice as in speech. Source: UBERON:0001723, GOC:jl
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See term history for GO:0043586 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of tongue development (GO:0043586)
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tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organismal process (GO:0032501)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure development (GO:0048856)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-multicellular organism process (GO:0044707)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism developmental process (GO:0044767)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organism development (GO:0007275)
tongue development [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) system development (GO:0048731)
tongue development [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) animal organ development (GO:0048513)
tongue development [is_a relation] is_a  sensory organ development (GO:0007423)
Children of tongue development (GO:0043586)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
fungiform papilla development (GO:0061196) [part_of relation] part_of  tongue development
taste bud development (GO:0061193) [part_of relation] part_of  tongue development
tongue morphogenesis (GO:0043587) [part_of relation] part_of  tongue development
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