from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cordlike structure, consisting of the vas deferens and its accompanying arteries, veins, nerves, and lymphatic vessels, that passes from the abdominal cavity through the inguinal canal down into the scrotum to the back of the testicle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the cord which suspends the testicle within the scrotum. It is made up of a connective tissue sheath inclosing the spermatic duct and accompanying vessels and nerves.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a structure resembling a cord that suspends the testis within the scrotum and contains the vas deferens and other vessels and nerves
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