Neurenteric
Neurenteric Neu`ren*ter"ic, a. [Neuro- + enteric.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both the neuron and the enteron; as, the neurenteric canal, which, in embroys of many vertebrates, connects the medullary tube and the primitive intestine. See Illust. of {Ectoderm}. [1913 Webster]

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  • neurenteric — neur·en·ter·ic .n(y)u̇r en ter ik adj being or relating to a canal that in embryos of many vertebrates and tunicates temporarily connects the neural tube and the primitive intestine * * * neu·ren·ter·ic (noor″ən terґik) [neur +… …   Medical dictionary

  • neurenteric — neur·enteric …   English syllables

  • neurenteric — |n(y)ür+ adjective Etymology: neur + enteric : being or relating to a canal that in embryos of many vertebrates and tunicates temporarily connects the neural tube and the primitive intestine …   Useful english dictionary

  • neurenteric canal — a passage, in the embryo, from the posterior part of the neural tube into the archenteron; called also Braun, archenteric, or blastoporic c …   Medical dictionary

  • neurenteric cyst — a type of mediastinal cyst found in the posterior mediastinum, containing tissues from the nervous system and other organs, and connecting with the spinal dura mater …   Medical dictionary

  • archenteric canal — neurenteric c …   Medical dictionary

  • blastoporic canal — neurenteric c …   Medical dictionary

  • Braun canal — neurenteric c …   Medical dictionary

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  • canal — A duct or channel; a tubular structure. SEE ALSO: c., duct. SYN: canalis [TA]. [L. canalis] abdominal c. SYN: inguinal c.. accessory c. a channel leading from the root …   Medical dictionary

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