submaxillary

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sub- +‎ maxillary

AdjectiveEdit

submaxillary (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) Situated under the maxilla, or lower jaw; inframaxillary.
  2. (anatomy) Of or pertaining to the submaxillary gland.
    submaxillary saliva

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 22:58