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Introduction: Duct

Description of Duct

Duct: In medicine, a tube or vessel of the body through which fluids pass.
Source: National Institute of Health

Duct: 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".
Source: WordNet 2.1

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Hierarchical classifications of Duct

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WordNet 2.1

  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

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