Definitions

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  • n. A vesicle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A vesicle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A vesicle.

Etymologies

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Latin, diminutive of vesica.

Examples

  • About 4 years ago my mother in law (she lives in Torreon, Coahuila) went to IMSS because she was having pains in her abdomen, they did some tests and discovered she had a large stone in her "vesicula" (jajaja, I forget what that is in english? gall bladder?

    Triple AAA Health Insurance in Mexico

  • A third smaller instrument, f f, is seen to pass out of the urethra anterior to the prostate, and after transfixing the right vesicula seminalis external to the neck of the bladder, enters this viscus at a point behind the prostate.

    Surgical Anatomy

  • Each is formed by the union of the duct from the vesicula seminalis with the ductus deferens, and is about 2 cm. long.

    XI. Splanchnology. 3c. 4. The Ejaculatory Ducts

  • Here the vas deferens joins with another duct which communicates with an elongated pouch, the _vesicula seminalis_, which lies close upon the under side of the bladder.

    Plain Facts for Old and Young

  • The vesicula seminalis, in which the seminal fluid is stored, is situated, as will be remembered, at the base of the bladder.

    Plain Facts for Old and Young

  • Finally, there is a discussion of those rudimentary structures which occur only in _one_ sex, such as the rudimentary mammary glands in the male, the vesicula prostatica, which corresponds to the uterus of the female, and others.

    Evolution in Modern Thought

  • Here the vas deferens joins with another duct, which communicates with an elongated pouch, the vesicula seminalis, lying close to the under side of the bladder.

    Plain facts for old and young : embracing the natural history and hygiene of organic life.

  • In some cases, however, the difficulty is located in the vesicula seminalis, the lining membrane of which, like other portions of the urethral and genital passages, is subject to catarrh as the result of cold, undue sexual excitement, or continuous inflammation.

    Plain facts for old and young : embracing the natural history and hygiene of organic life.

  • The visceral embryonic vesicle (blastocystis or gastrocystis) of a rabbit (the "blastula" or vesicula blastodermica of other writers), a outer envelope (ovolemma), b skin-layer or ectoderm, forming the entire wall of the yelk-vesicle, c groups of dark cells, representing the visceral layer or entoderm.

    The Evolution of Man — Volume 1

  • Mullerian ducts, while in the male only the lowest ends of them remain as the "male womb" (vesicula prostatica).

    The Evolution of Man — Volume 2

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