Meaning of “epididymis” in the English Dictionary

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"epididymis" in British English

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epididymisnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌep.ɪˈdɪd.ə.məs/ us /ˌep.əˈdɪd.ə.məs/ plural epididymides /ˌep.ɪˈdɪd.ɪ.miːz/ specialized

a tube that carries sperm from the testes (= the two round male sex organs):

Harmless cysts may occur in the epididymis.

(Definition of “epididymis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)