bulbourethral gland

noun

bul·​bo·​ure·​thral gland ˌbəl-(ˌ)bō-yu̇-ˈrē-thrəl- How to pronounce bulbourethral gland (audio)

Word History

Etymology

Latin bulbus bulb + English urethral

First Known Use

circa 1903, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bulbourethral gland was circa 1903

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Cite this Entry

“Bulbourethral gland.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bulbourethral%20gland. Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

Medical Definition

bulbourethral gland

noun

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