urinary apparatus

noun
the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine
Syn:
Hypernyms: ↑system
Part Meronyms:

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  • urinary system — noun the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine • Syn: ↑urogenital system, ↑urogenital apparatus, ↑urinary apparatus, ↑genitourinary system, ↑genitourinary apparatus, ↑systema… …   Useful english dictionary

  • urinary tract — noun the organs and tubes involved in the production and excretion of urine • Hypernyms: ↑tract • Part Holonyms: ↑urogenital system, ↑urogenital apparatus, ↑urinary system, ↑urinary apparatus, ↑genitourinary system, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • urinary organ — noun an organ that separates waste substances from the blood and discharges them • Syn: ↑excretory organ • Hypernyms: ↑internal organ, ↑viscus • Hyponyms: ↑flame cell, ↑kidney …   Useful english dictionary

  • apparatus — 1. A collection of instruments adapted for a special purpose. 2. An instrument made up of several parts. 3. [TA] A group or system of glands, ducts, blood vessel s, muscles, or other anatomic structures involved in the performance of some… …   Medical dictionary

  • genitourinary apparatus — noun the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine • Syn: ↑urogenital system, ↑urogenital apparatus, ↑urinary system, ↑urinary apparatus, ↑genitourinary system, ↑systema urogenitale,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • urogenital apparatus — noun the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine • Syn: ↑urogenital system, ↑urinary system, ↑urinary apparatus, ↑genitourinary system, ↑genitourinary apparatus, ↑systema urogenitale,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Development of the urinary and reproductive organs — The development of the urinary and reproductive organs as a part of the prenatal development, concerns the urinary system and sex organs. The latter is a part of the stages of sexual differentiation. The urinary and reproductive organs are… …   Wikipedia

  • system — 1. [TA] A consistent and complex whole made up of correlated and semiindependent parts. A complex of functionally related anatomic structures. 2. The entire organism seen as a complex organization of parts. 3. Any complex of structures… …   Medical dictionary

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