Submaxillary meaning

sŭb-măksə-lĕrē
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Of or relating to the lower jaw.

A submaxillary fracture.

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Situated beneath the maxilla.

The submaxillary salivary glands.

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An anatomical part, such as a gland or nerve, that is situated beneath the maxilla.
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Designating, of, or below the lower jaw; esp., designating or of either of two salivary glands, one on each side, below the inside edge of the lower jaw.
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Of or relating to the lower jaw.

A submaxillary fracture.

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Situated beneath the maxilla.

The submaxillary salivary glands.

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An anatomical part, such as a gland or nerve, that is situated beneath the maxilla.
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(anatomy) Situated under the maxilla, or lower jaw; inframaxillary.
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(anatomy) Of or pertaining to the submaxillary gland.

Submaxillary saliva.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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