tonsillar crypt

noun

: any of the deep invaginations occurring on the surface of the palatine and pharyngeal tonsils

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“Tonsillar crypt.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tonsillar%20crypt. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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