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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 glands
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