from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See parovarium.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as parovarium.
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What might become sperm ducts in males become the epoophoron in females, a cluster of useless dead-end tubules near the ovaries.
The ductuli transversi of the epoophoron and the tubules of the paroophoron are remnants of the tubules of the Wolffian body or mesonephros; the ductus longitudinalis epoöphori is a persistent portion of the Wolffian duct.