canalis inguinalis


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Related to canalis inguinalis: inguinal canal, funiculus spermaticus
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Noun1.canalis inguinalis - oblique passage through the lower abdominal wallcanalis inguinalis - oblique passage through the lower abdominal wall; in males it is the passage through which the testes descend into the scrotum and it contains the spermatic cord; in females it transmits the round ligament of the uterus
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
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