serous cell

n.

A cell, especially of the salivary gland, that secretes a watery albuminlike fluid.

Nearby words

  1. serotinous,
  2. serotonergic,
  3. serotonin,
  4. serotype,
  5. serous,
  6. serous cyst,
  7. serous fluid,
  8. serous gland,
  9. serous inflammation,
  10. serous ligament


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