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salivary glandnoun [C]

uk   /səˈlaɪ.vər.i ˌɡlænd/ us   /ˈsæl.ə.ver.i ˌɡlænd/ specialized
one of the glands that produce saliva and release it into the mouth
(Definition of salivary gland from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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salivary glandnoun [C]

/ˈsæl·əˌver·i ˌɡlænd/
biology one of the body parts that produce saliva (= liquid in the mouth)
(Definition of salivary gland from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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