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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to the canal that in most mammals carries off the urine from the bladder

Usage examples (32)
  • The lining membrane is thrown into longitudinal folds, one of which, placed along the floor of the canal, is termed the urethral crest.
  • More rarely, bleeding between periods can indicate a more serious problem such as urethral prolapse, diabetes, uterine fibroids and cancer.
  • The superficial fascia covering the urethral space.
  • In the horse, cystic calculi are more common than urethral. for more
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