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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

(glans penis) n. the acorn-shaped end part of the penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum (erectile tissue). It is covered by the prepuce (foreskin), unless this has been...

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glans

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 186 words.

banns, glans, Prestonpans, sans • Octans • Benz, cleanse, Fens, gens, lens • Homo sapiens • impatiens

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glans

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 185 words.

banns, glans, Prestonpans, sans • Octans • Benz, cleanse, Fens, gens, lens • Homo sapiens • impatiens

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glans

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 49 words.

(glans penis) n. the acorn-shaped end part of the *penis, formed by the expanded end of

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glans

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

(glans penis) n. the acorn-shaped end part of the penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum (erectile tissue). It is covered by the prepuce (foreskin), unless this has been...

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glans <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 33 words.

the acorn-shaped end part of the penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum. The term glans is

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glans <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 33 words.

the acorn-shaped end part of the penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum. The term glans is

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glans <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 35 words.

the acorn-shaped end part of the penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum. The term glans is also applied to the end of the clitoris....

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glans <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 52 words.

the acorn-shaped end part of the *penis, formed by the expanded end of the corpus spongiosum (erectile tissue). It is covered by the prepuce (foreskin), unless this has been removed by...

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Llansanffraid Glan Conwy

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 45 words.

Llansanfraid 1535, Lhan St Ffraid c.1700, Llan Sanfraed Glan Conwy 1713. ‘Church of St Ffraid on

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Glan Fedwen

Douglas Houston.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

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Morphological characteristics regulating phallic glans engorgement in the American alligator

Brandon C. Moore, David Spears, Taylor Mascari and Diane A. Kelly.

in Integrative and Comparative Biology

October 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5187 words.

The distal part of the crocodilian phallus consists of a bulbous glans containing well-developed vascular tissues that can inflate before or during sexual activity, enlarging and...

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Evans, Evan [Ieuan Glan Geirionydd] (1795–1855), Welsh-language poet

Meic Stephens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 841 words.

Evans, Evan [Ieuan Glan Geirionydd] (1795–1855), Welsh-language poet, was born at Tan-y-celyn in Trefriw, Caernarvonshire, on 20 April 1795. His father, Robert Evans, a farmer, and his...

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Jones, John [pseud. Jac Glan y Gors] (1766–1821), poet and political pamphleteer

Geraint Phillips.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 752 words.

Jones, John [pseud. Jac Glan y Gors] (1766–1821), poet and political pamphleteer, was born on 10 November 1766 at Glan-y-gors in the parish of Cerrigydrudion, Denbighshire, the eldest of...

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Mills, John [pseud. Ieuan Glan Alarch] (1812–1873), Calvinistic Methodist minister and writer

Mari A. Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 609 words.

Mills, John [pseud. Ieuan Glan Alarch] (1812–1873), Calvinistic Methodist minister and writer, was born on 19 December 1812 at Mount Street, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire, the fourth son of...

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At Glan-y-Wern

Arthur Symons.

Edited by Roger Holdsworth.

in Arthur Symons: Selected Writings

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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balano-

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 24 words.

Prefix relating to the glans penis. Balanitis is inflammation of the glans, balanorrhagia is a gonorrhoeal infection of the glans

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Glance

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 7 words.

Americanized spelling of German Glan(T)Z.

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bell end <i>noun</i>

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 11 words.

Brit The glans of the penis. 1997–.

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Landore

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 10 words.

‘(Place by the) river-bank’. Welsh glan + dŵr.

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Rhuddlan

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 14 words.

Roelend 1086 (db), Ruthelan 1191. ‘Red bank’. Welsh rhudd + glan.

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