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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In embryology, the ductus vitellinus, or vitelline duct, which conducts from the cavity of the umbilical vesicle to that of the intestine through a constriction, at and near the navel, of the original globular cavity of the yolk-sac. See cut under embryo.

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