glandule


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glandule

(ˈɡlændjuːl)
n
(Anatomy) a small gland
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Glandule filled with oil and less numerous dark dots containing red dye, hypericin are on leaves.
Each oyster gonad was ascribed to 1 of the 5 maturation degrees established and described as follows: NO, empty gonad; EA, early gonad activity, white ramifications in the gonad; BF, gonad begins to fill, digestive glandule perfectly seen; PD, gonad poorly developed, digestive glandule partially seen; D, gonad developed, perfectly covers digestive gland; and TD, gonad totally developed, stands voluminously.
This dark substance was apparently produced by the glandules (Figure 2a).