cloacal gland


Definition of cloacal gland

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

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“Cloacal gland.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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