submandibular duct

[ sŭb′măn-dĭbyə-lər ]

n.

The duct of the submandibular gland, which opens beneath the tongue.submaxillary duct Wharton's duct

Nearby words

  1. sublunary,
  2. subluxate,
  3. subluxation,
  4. submachine gun,
  5. submammary mastitis,
  6. submandibular fovea,
  7. submandibular ganglion,
  8. submandibular gland,
  9. submandibular triangle,
  10. submarginal


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