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Related to ceruminous gland: Eccrine glands
one of a number of tiny structures in the external ear canal, believed to be modified sweat glands. They secrete a waxy cerumen instead of watery sweat.
ceruminous glandA specialized gland that secretes cerumen into the external auditory canal
One of the modified sweat glands in the skin lining the external auditory canal that secrete cerumen.
Any of the glands in the external auditory canal that secrete cerumen.
See also: gland