pancreatic duct

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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)  Pronunciation Key 
The excretory duct of the pancreas, extending through the gland from tail to head, where it empties into the duodenum.
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