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adrenal

Pronunciation: ă-drē′năl

Definition:

  1. Near or on the kidney; denoting the suprarenal (adrenal) gland.
  2. A suprarenal gland or separate tissue or product thereof.

[L. ad, to, + ren, kidney]

See Also: suprarenal

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