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prostatic utricle

noun Anatomy.
  1. a small pouch near the prostate gland that opens into the urethra.
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Origin of prostatic utricle

First recorded in 1920–25
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prostatic utricle in Medicine

prostatic utricle

  1. A minute pouch in the prostate opening on the summit of the seminal colliculus that consists of the remains of the fused caudal ends of the paramesonephric ducts.masculine uterus
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