buccal glands

buc·cal glands

[TA]
numerous racemose, mucous, or serous glands in the submucous tissue of the cheeks.
Synonym(s): glandulae buccales [TA], genal glands

buccal glands

Etymology: L, bucca, cheek, glans, acorn
small salivary glands located between the buccinator muscle and the mucous membranes in the vestibule of the mouth.

buc·cal glands

(bŭk'ăl glandz)
Numerous racemose, mucous, or serous glands in the submucous tissue of the cheeks.
Synonym(s): genal glands.

buc·cal glands

(bŭk'ăl glandz)
Numerous racemose, mucous, or serous glands in the submucous tissue of the cheeks.
References in periodicals archive ?
1) Other sites include soft tissue, breast, palate, lip, cheek, gingiva, and lacrimal and buccal glands.