parotid papilla


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papilla of parotid duct

[TA]
the projection at the opening of the parotid duct into the vestibule of the oral cavity opposite the neck of the upper second molar tooth.
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pa·rot·id pa·pil·la

(pă-rot'id pă-pil'ă)
The projection at the opening of the parotid duct into the vestibule of the mouth opposite the neck of the upper second molar tooth.
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parotid papilla

The projections around the opening of the parotid duct into the oral cavity.
See also: papilla
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