minor salivary gland n.
Any of the small salivary glands of the oral cavity, including the labial, buccal, molar, lingual, and palatine glands.
noun 1. a Roman Catholic preparatory school where persons planning to enter the priesthood follow a course of secondary education.
noun, Grammar. 1. any sentence that is not a true full sentence; a transformation by deletion from a full sentence. 2. a sentence not having the usual subject-predicate structure, as Down with the dictator!
- Minor seventh chord
noun 1. a chord consisting of a minor triad with an added minor seventh above the root Often shortened to minor seventh Compare major seventh chord
- Minor sublingual duct
minor sublingual duct n. Any of the small ducts of the sublingual salivary gland that open into the mouth on the surface of the sublingual fold. Also called Rivinus duct.