cardiac gland

n.

A coiled tubular gland situated in the cardiac region of the stomach.

Nearby words

  1. cleisto-,
  2. cleistocarp,
  3. cleistocarpous,
  4. cleistogamous,
  5. cleistogamy,
  6. cleland,
  7. clem,
  8. clemastine fumarate,
  9. clematis,
  10. clemenceau


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