seminiferous tubule(redirected from tubuli contorti)
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One of two or three twisted, curved tubules in each lobule of the testis in which spermatozoa develop.
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any of the coiled tubules of the testis in which spermatozoa are produced.
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|Noun||1.||seminiferous tubule - any of the numerous long convoluted tubules in the testis which are the sites where spermatozoa mature|
tubule - a small tube
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