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glandular

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adjective glan·du·lar \ˈglan-jə-lər\

Simple Definition of glandular

  • : of or relating to glands

Full Definition of glandular

  1. 1 a :  of, relating to, or involving glands, gland cells, or their products b :  having the characteristics or function of a gland

  2. 2 a :  innate, inherent <the almost glandular…instinct for adventure and romance — Newsweek> b :  physical, sexual

glan·du·lar·ly adverb

Circa 1740

First Known Use of glandular

circa 1740


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glandular

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adjective glan·du·lar \ˈglan-jə-lər\

Medical Definition of glandular

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or involving glands, gland cells, or their products

  2. 2:  having the characteristics or function of a gland <glandular tissue>




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