collecting tubule

noun

Definition of collecting tubule

2 or less commonly connecting tubule : a tubule that connects the distal convoluted tubule of the nephron with the collecting duct

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1879

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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collecting tubule

noun

medical Definition of collecting tubule

2 or connecting tubule : a tubule that connects the distal convoluted tubule of the nephron with the collecting ducts

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