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paraurethral gland

[ par-uh-yoo-ree-thruhl gland ]
/ ˌpær ə yʊˈri θrəl ˈglænd /
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noun

any of a group of vestigial glands located in the posterior wall of the urethra in women.

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Medical definitions for paraurethral gland

paraurethral gland

n.

Any of several small mucus glands that deliver secretions into the female urethra near its opening.
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