Submaxillary Definition

sŭb-măksə-lĕrē
submaxillary
adjective
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.
Webster's New World
Situated beneath the maxilla.
The submaxillary salivary glands.
American Heritage Medicine
(anatomy) Of or pertaining to the submaxillary gland.
Submaxillary saliva.
Wiktionary
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Wiktionary
noun
An anatomical part, such as a gland or nerve, that is situated beneath the maxilla.
American Heritage Medicine
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