n. [L. dim. glans, acorn; Gr. lemma, skin]
The capsule of a gland.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • glandilemma — The capsule of a gland. [L. glandula, gland, + G. lemma, sheath] * * * glan·di·lem·ma (glan″dĭ lemґə) [gland + lemma] the capsule or outer envelope of a gland …   Medical dictionary

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