adrenal

[uh-dreen-l]
adjective
1.
of or produced by the adrenal glands.
2.
situated near or on the kidneys; suprarenal.
noun

Origin:
1870–75; ad- + Latin rēn- (stem of rēnēs kidneys) + -al1

adrenally, adverb
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adrenal (əˈdriːnəl)
 
adj
1.  on or near the kidneys
2.  of or relating to the adrenal glands or their secretions
 
n
3.  an adrenal gland
 
[C19: from ad- (near) + renal]

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adrenal ad·re·nal (ə-drē'nəl)
adj.

  1. At, near, or on the kidneys.

  2. Of or relating to the adrenal glands or their secretions.

n.
An adrenal gland or tissue.
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Example sentences
His mission is intended as a triumph of the mind over the base adrenal impulses
  of common speeders.
Too little sleep also leads to increased levels cortisol, a hormone produced by
  the adrenal gland under stress.
Before you release him, stare into the animal's eyes and register its adrenal
  fear.
What was happening is, my body didn't have the correct amount of cortisol,
  which is what feeds your adrenal gland.
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