intestinal gland

n.

Any of the tubular glands in the mucous membrane of the small and large intestines.intestinal follicle Lieberkühn's crypt Lieberkühn's follicle

Nearby words

  1. intestinal emphysema,
  2. intestinal fistula,
  3. intestinal flora,
  4. intestinal flu,
  5. intestinal fortitude,
  6. intestinal lipodystrophy,
  7. intestinal stasis,
  8. intestinal villus,
  9. intestine,
  10. intestines


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