detrusor

[ dĭ-trōōzər ]

n.

A muscle that pushes down, such as the muscle that expels urine from the bladder.

Nearby words

  1. detroit,
  2. detrude,
  3. detruncate,
  4. detrusion,
  5. detrusive,
  6. detumescence,
  7. deucalion,
  8. deuce,
  9. deuce court,
  10. deuced


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