Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

vestigial organ

vestigial organ in Medicine

vestigial organ n.
A rudimentary structure in humans corresponding to a functional structure or organ in ancestral animals.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for vestigial organ

Word Value for vestigial

Scrabble Words With Friends