cloacal gland


: any of several glands located in the cloaca of lower vertebrates: such as
: one of the glands producing foul-smelling defensive secretions in certain snakes
: one of several glands believed to have hedonic function in many caudate amphibians

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“Cloacal gland.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2023.

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