reins

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reins

noun plural \ˈrānz\

Definition of REINS

1
a :  kidneys
b :  the region of the kidneys :  loins
2
:  the seat of the feelings or passions

Origin of REINS

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin renes
First Known Use: 14th century

Other Anatomy Terms

bilateral symmetry, carotid, cartilage, dorsal, entrails, prehensile, renal, solar plexus, supine, thoracic, ventral

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