|Bartholin's glands (ˈbɑːθəlɪnz)|
|anatomy Compare Cowper's glands two small reddish-yellow glands, one on each side of the vaginal orifice, that secrete a mucous lubricating substance during sexual stimulation in females|
|[named by Caspar Bartholin (1655--1738), Danish anatomist, in honour of his father, Thomas]|
Bartholin's gland n.
See greater vestibular gland.