Testis Tes"tis, n.; pl. {Testes}. [L.] (Anat.) A testicle. [1913 Webster]

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  • testes — m. anat. Testículos. Medical Dictionary. 2011 …   Diccionario médico

  • Testes — Tes tes, n., pl. of {Teste}, or of {Testis}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Testes — (lat.), 1) Zeugen; T. synodales, Zeugen u. Ankläger beim Sendgericht; auch die Geistlichen, welche die Ausführung der Beschlüsse einer Synode zu überwachen haben; 2) (Testiculi) die Hoden; 3) an Pflanzen so v.w. Antherae. Testiculatus,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Testes — (Testiculi, lat.), die Hoden (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Testes — Testes,   die Hoden …   Universal-Lexikon

  • testes — the plural of testis …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • testes — [tes′tēz΄] n. pl. of TESTIS …   English World dictionary

  • Testes — The male sex glands. They are located behind the penis in a pouch of skin called the scrotum. The testes produce and store sperm, and are also the body s main source of male hormones, such as testosterone. These hormones control the development… …   Medical dictionary

  • testes — /tes teez/, n. pl. of testis. * * * or testicles Male reproductive organs (see reproductive system). Humans have two oval shaped testes 1.5–2 in. (4–5 cm) long that produce sperm and androgens (mainly testosterone), contained in a sac (scrotum)… …   Universalium

  • Testes — Der Hoden [ˈhoːdn̩] oder (seltener) der/die Hode [ˈhoːdə] (v. mittelhochdt.: hode, v. althochdt.: hodo, v. idg.: *skeu(t) „bedecken, verhüllen“) oder der Testikel (v. lat.: testiculus, Vkl. von testis Zeuge [der Virilität], Hode, Plural:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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