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pancreatic duct

pancreatic duct in Medicine

pancreatic duct n.
The excretory duct of the pancreas, extending through the gland from tail to head, where it empties into the duodenum. Also called Wirsung's canal.

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pancreatic duct
  (pāng'krē-āt'ĭk)   
The excretory duct of the pancreas, extending through the gland from tail to head, where it empties into the duodenum.
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