coxal gland

noun

Definition of coxal gland

: one of certain paired glands with ducts opening in the coxal region of arthropods and in some forms (as spiders) functioning as excretory organs

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“Coxal gland.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coxal%20gland. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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