Origin of Bartholin's glandafter C. T. Bartholin (1655-1738), Danish anatomist
Bartholin's glandBar·tho·lin's gland
Origin of Bartholin's glandAfter Caspar Bartholin (1585-1629), Danish physician
(plural Bartholin's glands)
- (anatomy) either of two small glands located on either side of the vaginal orifice that secrete a lubricating mucous.