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Related to ceruminous gland: Eccrine glands
ceruminous glandA specialized gland that secretes cerumen into the external auditory canal
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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
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