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Medical Term:

submandibular

Pronunciation: sub'man-dib'yu-lar

Definition:

  1. Beneath the mandible or lower jaw.
  2. Denoting certain ducts, fossae, ganglia, glands, lymph nodes, or a triangle of the neck, below the mandible.

Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary2

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