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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Either of a pair of tubes conducting the egg from the ovary to the uterus.

Usage examples (34)
  • The disease may extend into the rectum or oviduct.
  • After the eggs hatch within the oviduct they ingest nutritive fluids.
  • Double-yolked eggs are larger than normal and may injure the oviduct when expelled.
  • And if the male had a small phallus, the female tended to have a simple oviduct.... for more
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