glandula

noun
glan·​du·​la | \ ˈglan-jə-lə How to pronounce glandula (audio) \
plural glandulae\ -​ˌlē How to pronounce glandula (audio) , -​ˌlī How to pronounce glandula (audio) \

Medical Definition of glandula

: gland sense 1 especially : a small gland

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“Glandula.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glandula. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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