GLAND's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of gland
Definition:
n. any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream
Example:
Located at the base of the brain, the pituitary gland is protected by a bony structure.
Sentence in Classic:
Mr Casey tapped the gland of his neck and smiled at Stephen with sleepy eyes: and Mr Dedalus said to him:.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Before the carcass was admitted here, however, it had to pass a government inspector, who sat in the doorway and felt of the glands in the neck for tuberculosis.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context