paraurethral-gland

paraurethral gland

[par-uh-yoo-ree-thruhl]
noun
any of a group of vestigial glands located in the posterior wall of the urethra in women.

Origin:
para-1 + urethral

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paraurethral gland n.
Any of several small mucus glands that deliver secretions into the female urethra near its opening.

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