omphalomesenteric duct


omphalomesenteric duct

noun

Definition of OMPHALOMESENTERIC DUCT

: the duct by which the yolk sac or umbilical vesicle remains connected with the alimentary tract of the vertebrate embryo—called also vitelline duct, yolk stalk

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up omphalomesenteric duct? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).