from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The lacrymal gland.
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She wept at that, saying that he misconstrued her warm sympathy with the unfortunate; and he, proof against anything but the feminine tear-gland, as she knew, protested his faith.
After the lachrymal supplies the tear-gland it sends fibers to the upper lid.
The fifth nerve is a very large one, and supplies the nose, tear-gland, eyelids, upper and lower jaws, tongue, and teeth.