Bartholin’s duct n.
See major sublingual duct.
- Bartholin’s glands
either of two small, oval, mucus-secreting glands, one on each side of the base of the vagina. plural noun (anatomy) two small reddish-yellow glands, one on each side of the vaginal orifice, that secrete a mucous lubricating substance during sexual stimulation in females Compare Cowper’s glands Bartholin’s gland n. See greater vestibular gland.
bartholinitis bartholinitis bar·tho·lin·i·tis (bär’tə-lə-nī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the greater vestibular gland.
- Bartholomeu dias
Bartholomeu [bahr-too-loo-me-oo] /ˌbɑr tʊ lʊˈmɛ ʊ/ (Show IPA), c1450–1500, Portuguese navigator: discoverer of the Cape of Good Hope. noun Bartholomeu (ˌbərtuluˈmeu). ?1450–1500, Portuguese navigator who discovered the sea route from Europe to the East via the Cape of Good Hope (1488)
one of the 12 apostles: sometimes called Nathanael. Mark 3:18. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “son of Talmai.”. (Dimitrios Archontonis) born 1940, Archbishop of Constantinople and Ecumenical Patriarch of the Eastern Orthodox Church since 1991. Historical Examples Afterwards it was held by the heirs of Bartholomew de Fontibus. Chelsea George Bryan […]