Nuhn's gland

Nuhn's gland

[noonz]
Etymology: Anton Nuhn, German anatomist, 1814-1889
a gland on the inferior surface and near the apex and midline of the tongue.

Nuhn's gland (noonz),

n.pr the anterior lingual gland embedded in the substance of the tongue near the apex and the midline on the inferior surface of the tongue. See also gland, Blandin and Nuhn's.