seminal vesicle

noun

Definition of seminal vesicle

: either of a pair of glandular pouches that lie one on either side of the male reproductive tract and in the human male secrete a sugar- and protein-containing fluid into the ejaculatory duct

First Known Use of seminal vesicle

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

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“Seminal vesicle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seminal%20vesicle. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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seminal vesicle

noun

Medical Definition of seminal vesicle

: either of a pair of glandular pouches that lie one on either side of the male reproductive tract and that in human males secrete a sugar- and protein-containing fluid into the ejaculatory duct

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