consisting of acini.
- Also ac·i·nose [as-uh-nohs]. /ˈæs əˌnoʊs/.
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How to use acinous in a sentence
In structure the gland is usually acinous, resembling the salivary glands.The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity | George. S. Huntington
Each is a simple acinous gland embedded in the body and lined with cells which secrete the saliva.The Flea | Harold Russell