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Overview of noun adenoid

The noun adenoid has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pharyngeal tonsil, adenoid, Luschka's tonsil, third tonsil, tonsilla pharyngealis, tonsilla adenoidea

(a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx); "hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids"; "enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children")


Overview of adj adenoid

The adj adenoid has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. adenoid

(relating to or resembling lymphatic glands or lymphoid tissue)

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