Medical Dictionary

necturus

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noun nec·tu·rus \nek-ˈt(y)u̇r-əs\

Medical Definition of necturus

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of large North American gilled aquatic salamanders (family Proteidae) which are used as laboratory animals

  2. 2plural necturi \-ˌrī\play or necturuses :  a salamander of the genus Necturus


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