meatus

noun
me·a·tus | \ mē-ˈā-təs \
plural meatuses\-tə-səz \ or meatus\-ˈā-təs, -ˌtüs \

Definition of meatus 

: a natural body passage

First Known Use of meatus

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for meatus

Late Latin, from Latin, going, passage, from meare to go — more at permeate

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meatus

noun
me·atus | \ mē-ˈāt-əs \
plural meatuses\-ə-səz \ or meatus\-ˈāt-əs, -ˈā-ˌtüs \

Medical Definition of meatus 

: a natural body passage : canal, duct

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