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Parotid

/pəˈrɒtɪd/

Adjective

Relating to, situated near, or affecting a parotid gland. (Google Dictionary)

Noun

Short for parotid gland.

Word origin: From French parotide (1540s), or directly from Latin parotid-, stem of parotis, from Greek parotis “tumor near the ear,” from para– “beside” + ot-, stem of ous “ear”.

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