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Related to Bartholin's glands: Bartholin cyst
(Anatomy) anatomy two small reddish-yellow glands, one on each side of the vaginal orifice, that secrete a mucous lubricating substance during sexual stimulation in females. Compare Cowper's glands
[named by Caspar Bartholin (1655–1738), Danish anatomist, in honour of his father, Thomas]
A pair of glands flanking the outlet of the vagina. They produce a lubricating fluid.