HyperDic: lacrimal_gland

English > 1 sense of the expression lacrimal gland:
NOUNbodylacrimal gland, lachrymal gland, tear glandany of the glands in the eyes that secrete tears
English > lacrimal gland: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAny of the glands in the eyes that secrete tears.
Synonymslachrymal gland, tear gland
Part oflacrimal apparatusThe structures that secrete and drain tears from the eye
Broaderexocrine gland, exocrine, duct glandA gland that secretes externally through a duct
Spanishglándula lagrimal
Catalanglàndula lacrimal
Adjectiveslacrimal, lachrymalrelating to or located near the organ that produces tears

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