the duct that transports the sperm from the epididymis to the penis.
- See also vas efferens.
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How to use vas deferens in a sentence
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This epithelium is found lining parts of the respiratory passages, the vas deferens and the epididymis.
Analogy would certainly lead us to expect the ureter to serve in Ganoids as the vas deferens.
The main function of the Wolffian duct in the male is, however, that of a vas deferens.
British Dictionary definitions for vas deferens
anatomy the duct that conveys spermatozoa from the epididymis to the urethra
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Scientific definitions for vas deferens
Either of two ducts through which sperm passes from a testis to the outside of the body. In mammals, the vas deferens connects the testis to the urethra.
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