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Origin of parotid
OTHER WORDS FROM parotidpa·rot·i·de·an, adjectivepost·pa·rot·id, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for parotid
Sometimes the parotid and submaxillary glands were inflamed; petechiae were absent.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton
The submaxillary and sublingual glands may be the seat of the same varieties of tumour as the parotid.
On the fifth day the ulcerating gland burst outside and the parotid gland became relieved.
The parotid duct may be divided and a salivary fistula result.
Parotitis, L. Inflammation of the parotid gland, which is situated under the ear.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley