glande

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See also: glandé

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French glandre, from Medical 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.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Deverbal of glander.

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

  1. (slang) laze, lazing around, sloth

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: glan‧de

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

  1. gland

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande (plural glandes)

  1. acorn

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande (plural glandes)

  1. acorn

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin glāns, glāndem. Compare the inherited doublet ghianda.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlan.de/
  • Hyphenation: glan‧de

Noun[edit]

glande m (plural glandi)

  1. glans

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande

  1. ablative singular of glāns

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin glāns, glandem. Compare the inherited doublet lande. Cf. also landra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glande f (plural glandes)

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

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin glāns, glandem. Compare the inherited doublet lande or llande, now mostly regional/dialectal terms. Cf. also landre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlande/, [ˈɡlãn̪d̪e]
  • Hyphenation: glan‧de

Noun[edit]

glande m (plural glandes)

  1. (anatomy) glans penis