Definitions for adrenaləˈdrin l

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ad•re•naləˈdrin l(adj.)

  1. of or produced by the adrenal glands.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. situated near or on the kidneys; suprarenal.

    Category: Anatomy

  3. Category: Anatomy

    Ref: adrenal gland.

Origin of adrenal:

1870–75; ad - + L rēn(ēs) kidneys + -al1

ad•re′nal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adrenal gland, adrenal, suprarenal gland(adj)

    either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney

  2. adrenal(adj)

    of or pertaining to the adrenal glands or their secretions

  3. adrenal(adj)

    near the kidneys

Wiktionary

  1. adrenal(Noun)

    An adrenal gland.

  2. adrenal(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the adrenal glands or their secretions.

  3. adrenal(Adjective)

    Near the kidneys.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adrenal(adj)

    suprarenal

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