duct of Rivinus


duct of Ri·​vi·​nus -rə-ˈvē-nəs How to pronounce duct of Rivinus (audio)
: any of several small inconstant efferent ducts of the sublingual gland

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“Duct of Rivinus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/duct%20of%20Rivinus. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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