Oviducal O`vi*du"cal, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to oviducts; as, oviducal glands. [1913 Webster]

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  • oviducal — SYN: oviductal. * * * ovi·du·cal .ō və d(y)ü kəl adj OVIDUCTAL * * * ovi·du·cal (oґvĭ doo kəl) oviductal …   Medical dictionary

  • oviducal — adj. oviductal, of or pertaining to oviduct; of or pertaining to the fallopian tubes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oviducal — ovi·du·cal …   English syllables

  • oviducal — |ōvə|d(y)ükəl adjective Etymology: ov + Latin ducere to lead + English al more at tow : of or relating to an oviduct …   Useful english dictionary

  • oviducal gland — (MOLLUSCA: Cephalopoda) A glandular complex on each oviduct involved in egg coat formation; in some octopods, a sperm storage area …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • oviducal diverticulum — (Class Ostracoda): In female reproductive system, relatively large outpocketing of each oviduct near its point of origin at ovary [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • oviduct — oviducal /oh vi dooh keuhl, dyooh /, oviductal, adj. /oh vi dukt /, n. Anat., Zool. either of a pair of tubes that transport the ova from the ovary to the exterior, the distal ends of which form the uterus and vagina in higher mammals. Cf.… …   Universalium

  • oviducte — [ ɔvidykt ] n. m. • 1771; de ovi et ducte ♦ Anat. Conduit par lequel, chez les animaux, l ovule ou ovocyte (⇒ œuf) quitte l ovaire. Dans l espèce humaine, l oviducte est nommé trompe de Fallope. ● oviducte nom masculin (latin scientifique… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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