pileous gland

n.

A sebaceous gland emptying into a hair follicle.

Nearby words

  1. piled,
  2. pilei,
  3. pileolated,
  4. pileolated warbler,
  5. pileous,
  6. piles,
  7. pileum,
  8. pileup,
  9. pileus,
  10. pilewort


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