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- n. The fold of peritoneum that attaches the testis to the dorsal wall of the body cavity or scrotal sac.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The fold of peritoneum which attaches the testis to the dorsal wall of the body cavity or scrotal sac.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In anatomy, the fold of peritoneum supporting the testis while in the abdomen, or as it descends into the scrotal sac.
- n. In ichthyology, the tissue which suspends the genital gland from the dorsal wall of the abdominal cavity in the males.
New Latin, from Ancient Greek, literally "middle testicle". (Wiktionary)