Synonyms for mandibular-gland

1. mandibular gland (n.)

a salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal saliva; discharges saliva into the mouth under the tongue


2. mandibular (adj.)

relating to the lower jaw


3. gland (n.)

any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream