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glan·du·lar

 (glăn′jə-lər)
adj.
1.
a. Of, relating to, affecting, or resembling a gland or its secretion.
b. Functioning as a gland.
2. Having glands.
3. Resulting from the abnormal function of glands or a gland.
4.
a. Innate; visceral: has a glandular aversion to materialistic values.
b. Carnal; sensual.

[French glandulaire, from glandule, small gland, from Latin glandula; see gland1.]

glan′du·lar·ly adv.

glandular

(ˈɡlændjʊlə) or

glandulous

adj
(Anatomy) of, relating to, containing, functioning as, or affecting a gland: glandular tissue.
[C18: from Latin glandula, literally: a little acorn; see glanders]
ˈglandularly, ˈglandulously adv

glan•du•lar

(ˈglæn dʒə lər)

adj.
1. consisting of, containing, or bearing glands.
2. of, pertaining to, or resembling a gland: a glandular disorder.
3. visceral; instinctive.
[1730–40; glandule gland (now obsolete) (< Latin glandula; see gland1, -ule) + -ar1]
glan′du•lar•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.glandular - relating to or affecting or functioning as a gland; "glandular malfunctions"
Translations
غُدّي، مُتَعلِّق بالغُدد
žlázový
kirtel-
mirigy-
kirtla-
liaukinis
žľazový
salgıbezlerine ait

glandular

[ˈglændjʊləʳ]
A. ADJglandular
B. CPD glandular fever Nmononucleosis f infecciosa

glandular

adj glandular feverDrüsenfieber nt

glandular

[ˈglændjʊləʳ] adjghiandolare

gland

(glӕnd) noun
a part of the body that takes substances from the blood and stores them for use or in order that the body may get rid of them. a sweat gland; He has swollen glands in his neck.
ˈglandular (-djulə) , ((American) -dʒulər) adjective
of the glands. glandular fever.

glan·du·lar

a. 1. glandular, rel. a una glándula 2. rel. a un ganglio.
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Each mammary gland complex contains a glandular functional body and a mammary papilla, which is an excretory system (Gurtler, Kertz, Kolb, Shroder, & Seidel, 1987).
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