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a.1.Containing glands; consisting of glands; pertaining to glands; resembling glands.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Pax and Hoffman (1912) morphologically differentiated this group as shrubs having an indumentum with stellate or fasciculate trichomes, glandulous receptacles, and lacinulate-lacerate styles.
He remarked that the vesicles disappeared to make room for a "glandulous substance" that projected from the surface.