prostate gland

noun

Definition of prostate gland

  1. :  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

Circa 1764

First Known Use of prostate gland

circa 1764


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

  1. :  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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