a cell, especially of the salivary gland, that secretes a watery or thin albuminous fluid, as opposed to a mucous cell.
Synonym(s): albuminous cell (1)
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albuminous cell(1) Serous cell, salivary gland.
(2) Gastric chief cell.
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