infundibula

infundibula
n. funnel-shaped structure

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Infundibula — Infundibulum In fun*dib u*lum, n.; pl. L. {Infundibula}, E. {Infundibulums}. [L., a funnel, from infundere to pour in or into. See {Infuse}.] 1. (Anat.) A funnel shaped or dilated organ or part; as, the infundibulum of the brain, a hollow,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • infundibula — Plural of infundibulum. * * * infundibula pl of INFUNDIBULUM * * * in·fun·dib·u·la (in″fən dibґu lə) [L.] plural of infundibulum …   Medical dictionary

  • infundibula — in·fun·dib·u·la (ĭn fən dĭbʹyə lə) n. Plural of infundibulum. * * * …   Universalium

  • infundibula of kidney — calices renales minores …   Medical dictionary

  • Niebla infundibula — ID 56274 Symbol Key NIIN Common Name N/A Family Ramalinaceae Category Lichen Division Ascomycota US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit Lichenous …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Niebla infundibula Spjut — Symbol NIIN Botanical Family Ramalinaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Infundibulum — An infundibulum (Latin for funnel ; plural, infundibula ) is a funnel shape cavity or organ.* Lungs: The alveolar sacs of the lungs from which the air chambers (alveoli) open are called infundibula. * Heart: The outflow portion of the right… …   Wikipedia

  • Bharattherium — Temporal range: Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Clas …   Wikipedia

  • Infundibulum — In fun*dib u*lum, n.; pl. L. {Infundibula}, E. {Infundibulums}. [L., a funnel, from infundere to pour in or into. See {Infuse}.] 1. (Anat.) A funnel shaped or dilated organ or part; as, the infundibulum of the brain, a hollow, conical process,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Infundibulums — Infundibulum In fun*dib u*lum, n.; pl. L. {Infundibula}, E. {Infundibulums}. [L., a funnel, from infundere to pour in or into. See {Infuse}.] 1. (Anat.) A funnel shaped or dilated organ or part; as, the infundibulum of the brain, a hollow,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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