[ buhl-boh-yoo-ree-thruh l ]
/ ˌbʌl boʊ yʊˈri θrəl /

adjective Anatomy, Zoology.

of or relating to the rounded mass of tissue surrounding the urethra at the root of the penis.


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Origin of bulbourethral

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Medical definitions for bulbourethral

[ bŭl′bō-yu-rēthrəl ]


Relating to the bulbus penis and the urethra.
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