Bellini's duct

noun

Bel·​li·​ni's duct
bə-ˈlē-nēz-
variants or less commonly Bellini's tube or Bellini's tubule
: any of the excretory ducts of the kidney
usually used in plural

Word History

Etymology

after Lorenzo Bellini †1704 Italian anatomist

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“Bellini's duct.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bellini%27s%20duct. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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