Definitions for glandularˈglæn dʒə lər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

glan•du•larˈglæn dʒə lər(adj.)

  1. consisting of, containing, or bearing glands.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. of, pertaining to, or resembling a gland:

    a glandular disorder.

  3. visceral; instinctive.

Origin of glandular:

1730–40; glandule gland (now obs.) (< L glandula; see gland1, -ule ) +-ar1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. glandular(adj)

    relating to or affecting or functioning as a gland

    "glandular malfunctions"


  1. glandular(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a gland or glands.

    a glandular disorder

  2. Origin: 18th century. glandula

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glandular(adj)

    containing or supporting glands; consisting of glands; pertaining to glands

Translations for glandular

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of the glands

glandular fever.

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