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  • n. Plural form of parotid.


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  • Next in size to the parotids are the _submaxillary_ glands.

    Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools

  • We might be surprised to be told that these parotid glands can have anything to do with the sex organs, but there is no other remote organ that has such a close and rather mysterious relationship with the sex-glands as have the parotids.

    Woman Her Sex and Love Life


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