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suprarenal

[soo-pruh-reen-l] /ˌsu prəˈrin l/ Anatomy
adjective
1.
situated above or on the kidney.
noun
2.
a suprarenal part, especially the adrenal gland.
Origin of suprarenal
1820-1830
From the New Latin word suprārēnālis, dating back to 1820-30. See supra-, renal
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suprarenal

/ˌsuːprəˈriːnəl; ˌsjuː-/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) situated above a kidney
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin suprārēnālis. See supra-, renal
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suprarenal in Medicine

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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