cistern of Pecquet

cistern of Pec·​quet | \ -pəˈkā \

Definition of cistern of Pecquet

: cisterna chyli

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History and Etymology for cistern of Pecquet

after Jean Pecquet †1674 French physician and anatomist

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“Cistern of Pecquet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cistern%20of%20Pecquet. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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