Definition of adenous in English:

adenous

adjective

Medicine
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  • Containing or resembling glands or (in early use) lymph nodes.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Hippocrates' Aphorismes. From post-classical Latin adenosus adenose; compare -ous.

Pronunciation:

adenous

/ˈad(ə)nəs//ˈadɪnəs/