follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

inguinal canal

inguinal canal in Medicine

inguinal canal n.
The oblique passage through the layers of the lower abdominal wall that transmits the spermatic cord in the male and the round ligament in the female.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for inguinal

9
14
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for inguinal canal