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How to use Wolffian in a sentence
At about the time when a lumen appears in the Oviduct the first traces of the Wolffian duct become visible.
This duct is the Wolffian duct, which thus, together with the Oviduct, is formed before the appearance of the external gills.
During the same period the Wolffian duct has undergone most important changes.
It has commenced to bud off diverticula, which subsequently become the tubules of the Wolffian body (vide fig. 13, wd).
The first of these have become modified so as to form the Oviducts, and the remainder have coalesced to form the Wolffian ducts.