meatus

noun me·a·tus \ mē-ˈā-təs \

Definition of meatus

plural meatuses play \-tə-səz\ or meatus play \-ˈā-təs, -ˌtüs\
: a natural body passage

Origin and Etymology of 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 \

medical Definition of meatus

plural meatuses play \-ə-səz\ or meatus play \-ˈāt-əs, -ˈā-ˌtüs\
: a natural body passage : canal, duct

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