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English definition of “submaxillary”

submaxillary

adjective uk   /ˌsʌb.mækˈsɪl.ə.ri/ us    /ˌsʌbˈmæk.sɪˌler.i/ specialized
relating to the lower jaw (= the bone in the part of the face that moves when the mouth is opened): submaxillary glandsThe mouth and throat
(Definition of submaxillary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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