meibomian gland

noun, often capitalized M
mei·​bo·​mian gland | \mī-ˈbō-mē-ən- \

Medical Definition of meibomian gland 

: one of the long sebaceous glands of the eyelids that discharge a fatty secretion which lubricates the eyelids

called also tarsal gland

— see chalazion

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