noun Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of ureter
Examples from the Web for ureters
Openings of ureters in Wolffian duct in the female (fig. 3).The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume IV (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
Lutaud significantly points out that we know little of the subsequent fate of ureters which have been engrafted into the bladder.
The bladder, the ureters and the kidneys are affected and show extreme derangements with altered urinal secretions and excretions.
The ureters (fig. 407, 3) open higher up than the other ducts into the stalk of the allantois which dilates to form the bladder .The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
The ureters are also much narrower than in previously described Ganoids and, after coalescing, open into the united oviducts.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
British Dictionary definitions for ureters
Word Origin for ureter
Word Origin and History for ureters
1570s, from medical Latin ureter, from Greek oureter, from ourein "to urinate," from ouron (see urine).