obturator canal

n.

An opening through which the obturator nerve and vessels pass from the pelvic cavity into the thigh.

Nearby words

  1. oncogenesis,
  2. oncogenetic,
  3. oncogenic,
  4. oncogenic virus,
  5. oncogenicity,
  6. oncologic,
  7. oncology,
  8. oncolysis,
  9. oncoming,
  10. oncoplastic carcinoma


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