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glandulous

[glan-juh-luh s] /ˈglæn dʒə ləs/
adjective
1.
Origin of glandulous
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English glandelous < Latin glandulōsus full of kernels. See glandule, -ous
Related forms
glandulousness, noun
nonglandulous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glandulous

glandular

/ˈɡlændjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, containing, functioning as, or affecting a gland: glandular tissue
Derived Forms
glandularly, glandulously, adverb
Word Origin
C18: from Latin glandula, literally: a little acorn; see glanders
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glandulous in Medicine

glandulous glan·du·lous (glān'jə-ləs)
adj.
Glandular.

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