solitary gland

noun

Definition of solitary gland

: any of the small lymph follicles in the submucous tissue and mucous membrane of the intestine

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“Solitary gland.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solitary%20gland. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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