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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adrenal gland development +   
cement gland development 
cloacal gland development 
common bile duct development +   
exocrine pancreas development  
gall bladder development  
gland morphogenesis +   
Harderian gland development  
hatching gland development 
lacrimal gland development  
liver development +   
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the liver over time, from its formation to the mature structure. The liver is an exocrine gland which secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat, synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood, synthesizes vitamin A, detoxifies poisonous substances, stores glycogen, and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes.
lymph gland development +  
mammary gland development +   
neurohypophysis development +   
parathyroid gland development +   
pineal gland development 
pituitary gland development +   
prostate gland development +   
ring gland development 
salivary gland development +   
sebaceous gland development +   
seminal vesicle development +   
sweat gland development +  
thymus development +   
thyroid gland development +   
trachea gland development  
uterine gland development  

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Definition Sources: GOC:add, ISBN:068340007X

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