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urethra

noun [C] uk   /jʊəˈriː.θrə/  us   /juː-/ (plural urethras or specialized urethrae ) specialized
the tube in most mammals that carries urine from the bladder out of the body. In males it also carries semen.
Translations of “urethra”
in Vietnamese niệu đạo…
in Spanish uretra…
in Thai ท่อปัสสาวะ…
in Malaysian uretra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尿道…
in Indonesian uretra, saluran kemih bagian luar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尿道…
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