Definitions for "Adenoid"
A swelling produced by overgrowth of the adenoid tissue in the roof of the pharynx; -- usually in pl.
a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx); "hypertrophy of the pharyngeal tonsils is called adenoids"; "enlarged adenoids may restrict the breathing of children"
relating to or resembling lymphatic glands or lymphoid tissue
Keywords:  glandlike, glandular
Glandlike; glandular.