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Related to pyloric glands: oxyntic glands
the mucus-secreting, coiled, tubular glands of the pylorus.
Synonym(s): glandulae pyloricae
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py·lor·ic glands(pī-lōr'ik glandz)
The coiled, tubular glands of the pylorus; their cells secrete mucus.
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