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submandibular

adjective sub·man·dib·u·lar \ ˌsəb-man-ˈdi-byə-lər \

Definition of submandibular

1 : of, relating to, situated in, or performed in the region below the lower jaw
2 : of, relating to, or associated with the salivary glands inside of and near the lower edge of the mandible on each side

First Known Use of submandibular

1842

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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submandibular

noun

Definition of submandibular

: a submandibular part (such as an artery or bone)

First Known Use of submandibular

1974

in the meaning defined above

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Medical Dictionary

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submandibular

adjective sub·man·dib·u·lar \ ˌsəb-man-ˈdib-yə-lər \

medical Definition of submandibular

1 : of, relating to, situated, or performed in the region below the lower jaw
  • a submandibular lymph node
  • a submandibular tumor
2 : of, relating to, or associated with the submandibular glands

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submandibular

noun

medical Definition of submandibular

: a submandibular part (as an artery or bone)

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