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submaxillary gland

noun, Anatomy.
Origin of submaxillary gland
1780-90 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for submaxillary-gland

submaxillary gland

(in mammals) either of a pair of salivary glands situated on each side behind the lower jaw
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submaxillary-gland in Medicine

submaxillary gland n.
See submandibular gland.

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