Uriniparous U`ri*nip"a*rous, a. [Urine + L. parere to produce: cf. F. urinipare.] (Physiol.) Producing or preparing urine; as, the uriniparous tubes in the cortical portion of the kidney. [1913 Webster]

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  • uriniparous — Producing or excreting urine; denoting the malpighian bodies and certain tubules in the renal cortex. SYN: urinific. [urine + L. pario, to produce] * * * uri·nip·a·rous (u″rĭ nipґə rəs) urogenous (def. 1) …   Medical dictionary

  • uriniparous — urinipˈarous adjective Producing urine • • • Main Entry: ↑urine …   Useful english dictionary

  • uriniparous tubule — a urine producing tubule of the kidney (as compared with the special mucoparous tubules of Gasterosteidae) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • urinific — SYN: uriniparous. [urine + L. facio, to make] …   Medical dictionary

  • uriniferous tubule — uri·nif·er·ous tubule .yu̇r ə nif (ə )rəs n a tubule (as a convoluted tubule) of the kidney that collects or conducts urine * * * see renal tubule * * * uriniparous tubule tubulus renalis …   Medical dictionary

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