Aquiparous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Aquiparous (Med) Secreting water; -- applied to certain glands.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • aquiparous Producing water: applied to the parotid glands, which secrete a thinner fluid than the other salivary glands.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. aqua, water + parere, to bring forth