Compartir esta entrada
glanders División en sílabas: gland·ers
Pronunciación: /ˈɡlandərz/

Definición de glanders en inglés:

plural sustantivo

[usually treated as singular]
A rare contagious disease that mainly affects horses, characterized by swellings below the jaw and mucous discharge from the nostrils.
  • This disease is caused by the bacterium Pseudomonas mallei
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The Germans used anthrax and glanders against the horses and mules of the US Army and its Allies in World War I.
  • Work was in progress, too, on other agents like brucellosis and glanders as well as on chemicals against plants, classified at the time as a form of biological, not chemical, warfare.
  • In the first world war attempts were made to infect horses with glanders, and throughout history invading armies have poisoned wells and other water sources.


Late 15th century: from Old French glandre (see gland1).

Palabras que riman con glanders

Landers, Randers, sanders
Definición de glanders en:
Compartir esta entrada

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium