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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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