Definition of Adenoid in English :
Define Adenoid in English
Adenoid meaning in English
Meaning of Adenoid in English
Pronunciation of Adenoid in English
Adenoid pronunciation in English
Pronounce Adenoid in Englishsee synonyms of adenoid
a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx)
Example Sentences:'hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids''enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children'
relating to or resembling lymphatic glands or lymphoid tissue
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