mucous neck cell

noun

Medical Definition of mucous neck cell

: a mucous cell in the neck of a gastric gland

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“Mucous neck cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mucous%20neck%20cell. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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