birth canal


noun

the passage through which the young of mammals pass during birth, formed by the cervix, vagina, and vulva.

Nearby words

  1. birretta,
  2. birri,
  3. birrus,
  4. birse,
  5. birth,
  6. birth certificate,
  7. birth control,
  8. birth control pill,
  9. birth date,
  10. birth defect

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Medicine definitions for birth canal

birth canal

n.

The passage through which the fetus is expelled during parturition, leading from the uterus through the cervix, vagina, and vulva.parturient canal

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