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n. - Either of a pair of thick-walled tubes that carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.

Usage examples (34)
  • The opening of the rectum, like that of the ureter, is within the penumostome.
  • Your ureter is the tube that connects the kidney to the urinary bladder.
  • The intense discomfort comes from passing jagged crystalline stones down a straw-sized, exquisitely sensitive tube known as the ureter
  • Each has a separate ureter, meaning that she has four kidneys and four ureters. via Arbroath for more
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