Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby suprarenal gland
Origin of suprarenal gland
First recorded in 1875–80
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Example sentences from the Web for suprarenal gland
Suprarenal-gland preparations in moderate dosage long continued has appeared in a few instances to be of some benefit.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
British Dictionary definitions for suprarenal gland
another name for adrenal gland
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Medical definitions for suprarenal gland
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