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celiac gland

n.

Any of the various nodes situated along the celiac trunk that receive lymphatic drainage from the stomach, duodenum, pancreas, spleen, and biliary tract.

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Nearby words

cycasin, cycl-, cyclable, cyclades, cycladic, celiac gland, cyclamen, cyclamen aldehyde, cyclamic acid, cyclandelate, cyclarthrodial
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