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Related / Similar Words: epithelial duct, canal, channel

 

Definition:
  • an enclosed conduit for a fluid;
  • a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake''s fangs";
  • a continuous tube formed by a row of elongated cells lacking intervening end walls;

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    Hyponyms: air-intake, air passage, air duct, airway, pore, spinal canal, vertebral canal, canalis vertebralis, ductule, ductulus, canaliculus, canal of Schlemm, Schlemm's canal, sinus venosus sclerae, venous sinus, sinus, lacrimal duct, lachrymal duct, tear duct, nasolacrimal duct, Haversian canal, hepatic duct, inguinal canal, canalis inguinalis, common bile duct, bile duct, pancreatic duct, lymph vessel, lymphatic vessel, salivary duct, cerebral aqueduct, Sylvian aqueduct, aqueductus cerebri, ureter, urethra, cervical canal, canalis cervicis uteri, umbilical cord, vagina, epididymis, vas deferens, ductus deferens, seminal duct, ejaculatory duct, cartilaginous tube, bronchiole, alimentary canal, alimentary tract, digestive tube, digestive tract, gastrointestinal tract, GI tract, lactiferous duct, laticifer

     

    Part Meronyms: vascular plant, tracheophyte

     

    Derivational Morphology: transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise, canalize, canalise

     

     
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