bulbourethral gland definition

  • noun:
    • Either of two small racemose glands which are situated underneath the prostate and discharge a component regarding the ejaculate into the urethra. They are homologous to the Bartholin's glands inside female. Also known as Cowper's gland.
    • An exocrine gland which secretes a definite fluid known as pre-ejaculate or Cowper’s substance (colloquially generally “pre-cum”) which is created upon intimate arousal.
    • either of two glands that discharge a component of seminal fluid into the urethra; homologous to Bartholin's gland within the female
    • Either of two tiny racemose glands being situated below the prostate and discharge a component of this semen into the urethra. They're homologous on Bartholin's glands in the feminine. Also called Cowper's gland.
    • An exocrine gland which secretes a clear fluid known as pre-ejaculate or Cowper’s fluid (colloquially known as “pre-cum”) which is generated upon sexual arousal.
    • either of two glands that discharge a component of ejaculate to the urethra; homologous to Bartholin's gland inside female

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