Hyphenation of adenoid

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Definitions of adenoid:

A collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx)
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

Synonyms of adenoid:

adjlymphatic tissue, lymphoid tissue
nounpharyngeal tonsil, Luschka's tonsil, third tonsil, tonsilla pharyngealis, tonsilla adenoidea, lymphatic tissue, lymphoid tissue

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