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adjective Veterinary Pathology.
  1. affected with glanders.
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Origin of glandered

First recorded in 1660–70; glander(s) + -ed3
Related formsnon·glan·dered, adjective
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Examples from the Web for glandered

Historical Examples

  • All you have to do is to look after steam-rollers and get glandered horses killed.

    Mrs. Craddock

    W. Somerset Maugham

  • The bite of the glandered horse is a rare means of infection.

  • He sets his kingdom up to the best bidder, like some scullion farrier selling a glandered horse.

    The White Company

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • It is thus we battle with lung disease in bullocks, swine fever and glandered horses.

  • A pack of wolves in the Philadelphia Zoological Garden died in 10 days after being fed with the meat of a glandered horse.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

    United States Department of Agriculture