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Sublingual duct

sublingual duct n.

Major sublingual duct.

Minor sublingual duct.


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  • Sublingual gland

    sublingual gland n. Either of two salivary glands situated in the mucus membrane on the floor of the mouth beneath the tongue. Also called Rivinus gland.

  • Sublingual nerve

    sublingual nerve n. A branch of the lingual nerve supplying parasympathetic fibers to the sublingual gland and sensory fibers to the mucous membrane of the floor of the mouth.

  • Sublingual pit

    sublingual pit n. A shallow depression lodging the sublingual gland, located on either side of the mental spine on the inner surface of the body of the mandible above the mylohyoid line.

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    sublingual vein n. A tributary of the lingual vein.

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