noun Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of ureter
Examples from the Web for ureter
It is throughout closely attached to the ureter and placed on its inner, and to some extent on its ventral, aspect.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
The ureter which carries off the secretion of the kidney proper or metanephros.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
Secondly, it is sometimes observed as a symptom of calculus descending the ureter.
A calculus was found tightly impacted in the ureter, near the kidney.
There is another form of injury to the ureter which should be mentioned.
British Dictionary definitions for ureter
Word Origin for ureter
Word Origin and History for ureter
1570s, from medical Latin ureter, from Greek oureter, from ourein "to urinate," from ouron (see urine).