glande

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French glandre, from Latin glandula, from glāns, glāndem.

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

  1. (biology) Gland.
  2. (medicine, non-technical) Swollen lymph node.
  3. (medicine, non-technical) Tumor, growth.

Etymology 2[edit]

Deverbal of glander.

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

  1. (slang) laze, lazing around, sloth

Further reading[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande (plural glandes)

  1. acorn

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande (plural glandes)

  1. acorn

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin glāns, glāndem.

Noun[edit]

glande m (plural glandi)

  1. glans

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

glānde

  1. ablative singular of glāns

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

  1. glans (vascular body on the apex of the penis)

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin glāns, glāndis.

Noun[edit]

glande m (plural glandes)

  1. (anatomy) glans penis