glandered

glandered

[glan-derd]
adjective Veterinary Pathology.
affected with glanders.

Origin:
1660–70; glander(s) + -ed3

nonglandered, adjective
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glanders (ˈɡlændəz)
 
n
(functioning as singular) a highly infectious bacterial disease of horses, sometimes transmitted to man, caused by Actinobacillus mallei and characterized by inflammation and ulceration of the mucous membranes of the air passages, skin, and lymph glands
 
[C16: from Old French glandres enlarged glands, from Latin glandulae, literally: little acorns, from glāns acorn; see gland1]
 
'glandered
 
adj
 
'glanderous
 
adj

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