anogenital raphe


In the male embryo, the line of closure of the genital folds and swellings, extending from the anus to the tip of the penis.

Nearby words

  1. anodyne,
  2. anoesis,
  3. anoestrous,
  4. anoestrus,
  5. anogenital,
  6. anoia,
  7. anoint,
  8. anointed,
  9. anointing of the sick,
  10. anoka

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