gubernacular

gu·ber·nac·u·lar

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  • gubernacular — |g(y)übə(r)|nakyələ(r), |gu̇b adjective : of, relating to, or constituting a gubernaculum * * * gubernacˈular adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑gubernaculum …   Useful english dictionary

  • gubernacular canals — four small openings in young crania, one behind each incisor tooth …   Medical dictionary

  • gubernacular cord — chorda gubernaculum …   Medical dictionary

  • gubernaculum — gubernacular, adj. /gooh beuhr nak yeuh leuhm/, n., pl. gubernacula / leuh/. Anat., Zool. a part or organ that directs the movement or course of another part. [1655 65; < NL, L gubernaculum rudder, equiv. to guberna(re) to steer (see GOVERN) +… …   Universalium

  • chorda gubernaculum — gubernacular cord: a portion of the gubernaculum testis or of the round ligament of the uterus that develops in the inguinal crest and adjoining body wall …   Medical dictionary

  • Cord — Short and informal reference to the spinal cord, the major column of nerve tissue that is connected to the brain, lies within the vertebral canal, and from which the spinal nerves emerge. The spinal cord and the brain constitute the central… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Development of the gonads — The prenatal development of the gonads is a part of the development of reproductive system and ultimately forms the testes in males and ovaries in females. They initially develop from the mesothelial layer of the peritoneum. The ovary is… …   Wikipedia

  • Migration du testicule — La migration testiculaire est le phénomène de lente descente des testicules, de l abdomen où le testicule apparaît, jusque dans le scrotum où après la naissance, il pourra achever de se développer à une température de 34 à 36 °C. Ce… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • telamon — n. [Gr. telamon, strap] 1. A supporting band. 2. (NEMATODA: Secernentea) A thickening of the anterior cloacal wall in the order Strongylida, that acts as an accessory guiding structure for the spicules; sometimes erroneously applied in plant… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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