prostate gland

noun

Definition of prostate gland

: a firm partly muscular partly glandular body that is situated about the base of the mammalian male urethra and that secretes an alkaline viscid fluid which is a major constituent of the semen

First Known Use of prostate gland

1752


PROSTATE GLAND Defined for English Language Learners

prostate gland

noun

Definition of prostate gland for English Language Learners

  • : an organ found in men and male animals that produces the liquid in which sperm is carried


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prostate gland

noun

medical Definition of prostate gland

: a firm partly muscular partly glandular body that is situated about the base of the mammalian male urethra and secretes an alkaline viscid fluid which is a major constituent of semen called also prostate

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