Ureter

• (n.) The duct which conveys the urine from the kidney to the bladder or cloaca. There are two ureters, one for each kidney.
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ureter

(u-re´tәr) (u´rә-tәr) the fibromuscular tube, 41 to 46 cm long, through which the urine passes from the kidney to the bladder. As urine is produced by each kidney, it passes into the ureter, which, by contracting rhythmically, forces the urine along and empties it in spurts into the bl...
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Ureter

(ureters) Tubes which carry urine from each kidney to the bladder.
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ureter

(yoo-re;ter) A tube that transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
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ureter

noun either of a pair of thick-walled tubes that carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder
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ureter

A fibromuscular tube that transport urine from the collecting pelvis of the kidney to the base of the bladder, via a "stripping-wave" type of peristalsis.
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Ureter

A muscular tube that transports urine by peristaltic contractions from the kidney to the bladder.
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ureter

A small tubular structure leading from the kidney to the bladder. There are 2 ureters, one from each kidney.
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ureter

Each ureter is a small tube, 25–30 cm long, that carries urine from the renal pelvis in the kidney to the urinary bladder. It descends from the renal pelvis, along the posterior abdominal wall, behind the parietal peritoneum, and enters the urinary bladder on the posterior inferior surface. Th...
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ureter

Greek oureter = passage from kidney to bladder.
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ureter

Membranous tube that transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
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ureter

one of two ducts that transmit urine from each kidney to the bladder. Each ureter is a narrow tube that is about 12 inches (30 cm) long. A ureter ... [10 related articles]
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ureter

One of two long tubes which transport urine from the kidney to the bladder
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Ureter

The fibromuscular tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder.
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Ureter

The fibromuscular tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder.
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Ureter

The thin, muscular tube which propels urine down from the kidneys to the bladder
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ureter

The tube passing from each kidney to the bladder for the conveyance of urine. Its average length is 25 to 30 centimetres. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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Ureter

The tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder.
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ureter

The tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder.
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Ureter

The tube that connects the kidneys to the bladder.
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Ureter

The tube that leads from the kidney to the bladder.
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Ureter

The Ureters are two membranous tubes which carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder in vertebrates. Each of the two ureters is a narrow tube which measures approximately 38 cm long, and about 3 mm in diameter. The ureters pass from the renal pelvis, within the kidneys, out of the hilus of each kidney, down the back of the abdominal cavity to the...
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ureter

Tube connecting the kidney to the bladder. Its wall contains fibres of smooth muscle whose contractions aid the movement of urine out of the kidney
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Ureter

Tubes which take urine from the kidney to the bladder
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ureter

Type: Term Pronunciation: yū-rē′tĕr, yū′rē-ter Definitions: 1. The tube that conducts the urine from the renal pelvis to the bladder; consists of abdominal and pelvic parts; lined with transitional epithelium surrounded by smooth muscle, both circular and longitudinal, and covered externally by an adventitia. &n...
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