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Bartholin's gland

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Anatomy Either of two small compound racemose glands located on either side of the vaginal orifice that secrete a lubricating mucus and are homologous to the bulbourethral glands in the male.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. either of two small glands located on either side of the vaginal orifice that secrete a lubricating mucous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. either of the two posterior vestibular glands that secrete a lubricating mucus; homologous to Cowper's gland in the male

Etymologies

After Caspar Bartholin (1585-1629), Danish physician.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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