- adrenal cortex,
- adrenal crisis,
- adrenal gland,
- adrenal glands,
- adrenal hypertension
Origin of adrenal
Examples from the Web for adrenal
Virgin says this diet might also be problematic for women who are under chronic stress and have adrenal issues.
The adrenal secretion also protects them in some way against fatigue.Psychology|Robert S. Woodworth
It was recalled that the President had been said to have adrenal insufficiency.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
I will not go mad, but I will go into the adrenal syndrome unless I can end this soon.The Issahar Artifacts|Jesse Franklin Bone
In reptiles and birds they are long lobulated bodies lying close to the testis or ovary and receiving an adrenal portal vein.
What history did you refer to of President Kennedy's adrenal insufficiency?Warren Commission (6 of 26): Hearings Vol. VI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Word Origin for adrenal
"of or near the kidneys," 1866, Modern Latin, from ad- + renalis "of the kidneys," from Latin renes "kidneys." Adrenal gland is from 1875.