meaning of adrenal

adrenal meaning in General Dictionary

Suprarenal

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  • close to the kidneys
  • of or related to the adrenal glands or their particular secretions
  • either of a couple of complex hormonal glands situated close to the renal
  • Suprarenal.

adrenal meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"of or nearby the kidneys," 1866, contemporary Latin, from ad- + renalis "of the kidneys," from Latin renes "kidneys." Adrenal gland is from 1875.


adrenal - German to English

adrenal

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adrenal meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Suprarenal.