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1. adrenal

noun. ['əˈdriːnəl'] either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney.

Synonyms

  • adrenal medulla
  • suprarenal gland
  • adrenal cortex
  • ductless gland
  • endocrine gland
  • endocrine
  • kidney

Antonyms

  • medulla
  • exocrine

Etymology

  • ad- (English)
  • renal (English)
  • renalis (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word adrenal-medulla


1. Noun Phrase
There are two main parts of the adrenal glands, the adrenal medulla and adrenal cortex.

2. medulla

noun. ['mɪˈdʌlə, mɪˈduːlə'] the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal.

Synonyms

  • plant tissue
  • adrenal medulla

Antonyms

  • thin
  • ectomorphic
  • angular

3. medulla

noun. ['mɪˈdʌlə, mɪˈduːlə'] lower or hindmost part of the brain; continuous with spinal cord; (`bulb' is an old term for medulla oblongata).

Synonyms

  • bulb
  • respiratory center
  • neural structure
  • brainstem
  • brain stem
  • medulla oblongata

Antonyms

  • leanness
  • starve
  • nonfat
  • unfruitful

4. medulla

noun. ['mɪˈdʌlə, mɪˈduːlə'] a white fatty substance that forms a medullary sheath around the axis cylinder of some nerve fibers.

Synonyms

  • myelin
  • myeline
  • myelin sheath
  • fat

Antonyms

  • cortical area
  • Golgi cell
  • grey matter
  • occipital lobe
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