suprarenal

suprarenal

[soo-pruh-reen-l] Anatomy.
adjective
1.
situated above or on the kidney.
noun
2.
a suprarenal part, especially the adrenal gland.

Origin:
1820–30; < Neo-Latin suprārēnālis. See supra-, renal

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suprarenal (ˌsuːprəˈriːnəl, ˌsjuː-)
 
adj
anatomy situated above a kidney
 
[C19: from New Latin suprārēnālis. See supra-, renal]

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suprarenal su·pra·re·nal (sōō'prə-rē'nəl)
adj.
Located on or above the kidney. n.
A suprarenal part, especially an adrenal gland.

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