HyperDic: ductus_deferens

English > 1 sense of the expression ductus deferens:
NOUNbodyductus deferens, vas deferensa duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct
English > ductus deferens: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningA duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct.
Synonymvas deferens
Part ofmale reproductive systemThe reproductive system of males
seminal ductThe efferent duct of the testis in man
testis, testicle, orchis, ball, ballock, bollock, nut, eggOne of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens
Broaderduct, epithelial duct, canal, channelA bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
Spanishconducto deferente, conductos deferentes, vaso deferente
Catalanconducte deferent

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