odoriferous gland


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o·dor·if·er·ous gland

1. any gland (for example, Tyson gland) the secretion of which has a strong odor;
2.

odoriferous gland

Any of the glands exuding odoriferous materials, as those around the prepuce or anus.
See also: gland