Ureter Definition

yo͝o-rētər, yo͝orĭ-tər
ureters
noun
A duct or tube that carries urine from a kidney to the bladder or cloaca.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Ureter

Noun

Singular:
ureter
Plural:
ureters

Origin of Ureter

  • New Latin ūrētēr from Greek ourētēr from ourein to urinate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek οὐρητήρ (ourētēr).

    From Wiktionary

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