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 for tongueless
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tongueless \Tongue"less\, a.
     1. Having no tongue.
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     2. Hence, speechless; mute. "What tongueless blocks were
        they! would they not speak?" --Shak.
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     3. Unnamed; not spoken of. [Obs.]
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              One good deed dying tongueless.       --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: lacking a tongue; "tongueless moccasins" [ant: tongued]
      2: expressed without speech; "a mute appeal"; "a silent curse";
         "best grief is tongueless"- Emily Dickinson; "the words
         stopped at her lips unsounded"; "unspoken grief"; "choking
         exasperation and wordless shame"- Thomas Wolfe [syn: mute,
         tongueless, unspoken, wordless]

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