birth-canal

birth canal

noun
the passage through which the young of mammals pass during birth, formed by the cervix, vagina, and vulva.
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birth canal n.
The passage through which the fetus is expelled during parturition, leading from the uterus through the cervix, vagina, and vulva. Also called parturient canal.

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