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adrenal glandnoun [C]

 /əˈdrin·əl ˌɡlænd/
biology either of two ​organs in the ​body that ​produce several ​chemicalsubstancesincludingadrenaline
(Definition of adrenal gland from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “adrenal gland”
in Chinese (Simplified) 肾上腺(肾脏上方产生肾上腺素的一对腺体)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腎上腺(腎臟上方製造腎上腺素的一對腺體)…
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