noun Anatomy, Zoology.
a muscular duct or tube conveying the urine from a kidney to the bladder or cloaca.

1570–80; < Neo-Latin < Greek ourētḗr, equivalent to ourē- (verbid stem of oureîn to urinate) + -tēr noun suffix

ureteral, ureteric [yoor-i-ter-ik] , adjective
postureteral, adjective
postureteric, adjective Unabridged
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ureter (jʊˈriːtə)
the tube that conveys urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder or cloaca
[C16: via New Latin from Greek ourētēr, from ourein to urinate]

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ureter u·re·ter (yu-rē'tər, yur'ĭ-tər)
The long narrow duct that conveys urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.

u·re'ter·al or u're·ter'ic (yur'ĭ-těr'ĭk) adj.
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ureter   (y-rē'tər, yr'ĭ-tər)  Pronunciation Key 
Either of two long, narrow ducts that in vertebrates carry urine from each kidney to the urinary bladder.
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