Translation of "gland" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɡlænd/ us

an organ of the body or of a plant that secretes (= produces) liquid chemicals that have various purposes

The glands in my neck are a little bit swollen.

(Translation of “gland” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ɡlӕnd/

(anatomy) a part of the body that takes substances from the blood and stores them for use or in order that the body may get rid of them

a sweat gland
He has swollen glands in his neck.
glandular /-djulə, (American) -dʒulər/ adjective

(anatomy) of the glands

glandular fever.

(Translation of “gland” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)