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suprarenal

adjective su·pra·re·nal \ ˌsü-prə-ˈrē-nᵊl , -ˌprä- \

Definition of suprarenal

: situated above or anterior to the kidneys

Origin and Etymology of suprarenal

New Latin suprarenalis, from Latin supra- + renes kidneys


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suprarenal

noun

Definition of suprarenal

: a suprarenal part; especially : adrenal gland

First Known Use of suprarenal

1798

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suprarenal

adjective su·pra·re·nal \ -ˈrēn-ᵊl \

medical Definition of suprarenal

: situated above or anterior to the kidneys; specifically : adrenal

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suprarenal

noun

medical Definition of suprarenal

: a suprarenal part; especially : adrenal gland

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