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English definition of “submaxillary”


adjective     /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 glands The mouth and throat
(Definition of submaxillary adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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