Definition of taste bud in English:

taste bud

Syllabification: taste bud

noun

(usually taste buds)
Any of the clusters of bulbous nerve endings on the tongue and in the lining of the mouth that provide the sense of taste.
More example sentences
  • The taste bud contains neuroepithelial and supporting cells.
  • At any one time less than a third of the cells in the taste bud are innervated.
  • Anyways, they serve the tea in a tri-layer presentation at Mariposa, making it pretty for the eyes, refreshing to the taste bud, and soothing in the throat.

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