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  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj adenoidal sounding as if the nose were pinched "a whining nasal voice"
    • adj adenoidal of or pertaining to the adenoids
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Adenoidal Glandlike; glandular.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • adenoidal Pertaining to or resembling glands; having the appearance of a gland; adenoid.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Adenoidal ad′en-oidal of a gland-like shape: glandular.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. adēn, a gland, eidos, form.


In literature:

Don't think he has adenoids, but I better make sure, eh?
"Main Street" by Sinclair Lewis
Learn two or three amusing anecdotes about adenoids.
"Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises" by Donald Ogden Stewart
Do you suppose my grandmother ever took a baby's temperature, or had its eyes and nose examined, or its adenoids cut?
"Mother" by Kathleen Norris
Why does the Lord show such a partiality for men with adenoids, I wonder.
"The First Man" by Eugene O'Neill
Adenoid or Retiform Tissue.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
The "glutinous native drawl," or "the neglected adenoids of the village children"?
"A Diversity of Creatures" by Rudyard Kipling
Another condition of the throat which causes much ill-health is well known to the public under the name of adenoids.
"Youth and Sex" by Mary Scharlieb and F. Arthur Sibly
If these should occur, obstructed breathing due to adenoid vegetations is sometimes at work as a contributory cause.
"The Nervous Child" by Hector Charles Cameron
Your tone passages may be partly closed by enlarged tonsils, adenoids, or enlarged turbinate bones of the nose.
"The Art of Public Speaking" by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
The removal of adenoids is simple, and carries with it only temporary pain and no danger.
"General Science" by Bertha M. Clark
Adenoids and colds in the head produce this condition.
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
Years ago he had had his adenoids removed, and the memory was by no means pleasant.
""Contemptible"" by "Casualty"
Everyone I met in England seemed absorbed in pale children with adenoids.
"My War Experiences in Two Continents" by Sarah Macnaughtan
The growth of adenoids, for example, may lead to a serious impairment of the mind.
"The Science of Human Nature" by William Henry Pyle
How may you know if you have adenoids?
"The Child's Day" by Woods Hutchinson
Extra study was made of adenoids, glands, nutrition, and goitre.
"Health Work in the Public Schools" by Leonard P. Ayres and May Ayres
Young babies often have adenoids.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
He has a ribbon-counter, adenoid voice production that no really fine artist could afford.
"Adventures in the Arts" by Marsden Hartley
Country earache is largely due to adenoids or to inflammation that quickly leads to adenoids.
"Civics and Health" by William H. Allen
If adenoids are found no treatment will be successful until they are removed.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)" by Grant Hague

In poetry:

With eyes that pop, with ears to match,
Ladies lean from groaning chairs,
With adenoidal mouths to catch
His proffered custards and eclairs
And all the saccharine he bears.
"Poetry Recitalist " by Benjamin Musser

In news:

The adenoids (lymphatic tissue in the back of the throat), along with the tonsils, comprise the Waldeyer ring.
A slide show explaining adenoid removal.
Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the nasal cavity : A case report.
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is the most common malignant tumor of the minor salivary glands.
The FDA cites three cases where children died after being given codeine after their tonsils or adenoids were removed.
Other pathologies include adenoid cystic carcinoma, adenocarcinoma, acinic cell carcinoma, and basal cell adenoma.
Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the subglottic larynx: A case report and review of the literature.
Two percent of kids have apnea, usually because their tonsils or adenoids are enlarged.
Underrated by other critics because they haven't had as many bicycles stolen as I have, Tim Burton's 1985 road-trip movie Pee- Wee 's Big Adventure brought Paul Reubens' cable-TV man-boy character to the big screen in all his adenoidal glory.