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Medical Term:

papilla of parotid duct

Definition

the projection at the opening of the parotid duct into the vestibule of the oral cavity opposite the neck of the upper second molar tooth.

Synonym(s): papilla ductus parotideiTA, papilla parotidea, parotid papilla

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