Sentence Examples


  • The portion of the lachrymal duct communicating with the cavity of the nose has, on the other hand, been abnormally developed, apparently for the purpose of cleansing that chamber from particles of sand which may obtain an entrance while the animal is burrowing.
  • The gall-bladder, appropriately designated as "the bitter," was regarded as a part of the liver, and the cystic duct (compared, apparently, to a "penis") to which it is joined, as well as the hepatic duct (pictured as an "outlet") and the ductus choleductus (described as a "yoke"), all had their special designations.
  • A long cystic duct would point to a long reign of the king.
  • The lowest possible airflow velocity with the largest possible duct size is what will eventually produce the quietest results.
  • The stent clears a passage through the bile duct to allow the bile to drain away.

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