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submaxillary

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adjective or noun sub·max·il·lary \ˌsəb-ˈmak-sə-ˌler-ē, ˈsəb-, chiefly British ˌsəb-mak-ˈsi-lə-rē\

Definition of submaxillary



1787

First Known Use of submaxillary

1787


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