n. (Medicine) displacement or incorrect position of a gland

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • adenectopia — Presence of a gland other than in its normal anatomical position. [aden + G. ek, out of, + topos, place] * * * ad·en·ec·to·pia (ad″ə nek toґpe ə) [aden + ectopia] malposition or displacement of a gland …   Medical dictionary

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