sphincter muscle of common bile duct

n.

A smooth muscle sphincter at the terminal end of the common bile duct.

Nearby words

  1. spherular,
  2. spherule,
  3. spherulite,
  4. sphery,
  5. sphincter,
  6. sphincter muscle of pancreatic duct,
  7. sphincter muscle of pupil,
  8. sphincter muscle of pylorus,
  9. sphincter muscle of urethra,
  10. sphincter muscle of urinary bladder


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