suprarenal gland


noun

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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.

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British Dictionary definitions for suprarenal gland

suprarenal gland

noun

another name for adrenal gland
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Medical definitions for suprarenal gland

suprarenal gland

n.

adrenal gland
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