ductless
adjective see duct I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ductless — Duct less, a. Having to duct or outlet; as, a ductless gland. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ductless — ► ADJECTIVE Anatomy ▪ (of a gland) secreting directly into the bloodstream (e.g. an endocrine gland) …   English terms dictionary

  • ductless — adj. lacking or not using a duct or ducts. Phrases and idioms: ductless gland a gland secreting directly into the bloodstream: also called endocrine gland …   Useful english dictionary

  • ductless — See ductal. * * * …   Universalium

  • ductless — adjective having no duct …   Wiktionary

  • ductless — Having no duct; denoting certain glands having only an internal secretion. * * * duct·less dək tləs adj being without a duct * * * duct·less (duktґləs) having no excretory duct …   Medical dictionary

  • ductless — duct·less || dÊŒk(t)lɪs adj. without a duct, without a tube or pipe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ductless — adjective Anatomy denoting a gland that secretes directly into the bloodstream, such as an endocrine gland …   English new terms dictionary

  • ductless — duct·less …   English syllables

  • ductless —   a. Medicine, endocrine …   Dictionary of difficult words

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