uriniferous tubule

noun
uri·nif·er·ous tubule | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnif-(ə-)rəs- \

Medical Definition of uriniferous tubule 

: a tubule (as a convoluted tubule) of the kidney that collects or conducts urine

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