Urocyst U"ro*cyst, n. [1st uro- + cyst.] (Anat.) The urinary bladder. [1913 Webster]

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  • urocyst — SYN: urinary bladder. [uro + G. kystis, bladder] …   Medical dictionary

  • urocyst — uro·cyst …   English syllables

  • urocyst — …   Useful english dictionary

  • urinary bladder — noun An elastic, muscular sac situated in the pelvic cavity, into which urine from the kidneys is stored prior to disposal by urination. Urine enters the bladder via the ureters and exits via the urethra. Syn: bladder, cystis urinaria, vesica,… …   Wiktionary

  • Bladder — The organ that stores urine. The bladder is a hollow organ in the lower abdomen. The kidneys filter waste from the blood and produce urine, which enters the bladder through two tubes called ureters. Urine leaves the bladder through another tube,… …   Medical dictionary

  • urocystic — adjective see urocyst …   Useful english dictionary

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