anterior lingual gland

n.

One of the tubuloacinar mixed glands situated behind the tip of the tongue on each side of the frenulum.apical gland

Nearby words

  1. anterior jugular vein,
  2. anterior labial nerve,
  3. anterior labial vein,
  4. anterior lacrimal crest,
  5. anterior limiting ring,
  6. anterior lobe of hypophysis,
  7. anterior malleolar artery,
  8. anterior median fissure,
  9. anterior median line,
  10. anterior megalophthalmus


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