tubular

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tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination alimentary canal , alimentary tract , digestive tract , digestive tube , gastrointestinal tract , GI tract
natural or surgical joining of parts or branches of tubular structures so as to make or become continuous anastomosis , inosculation
order of plants distinguished by tubular petaloid perianth and inferior ovary Aristolochiales , order Aristolochiales
tropical plant with long, yellow tubular fruit banana
perennial aromatic herb of eastern North America having variously colored tubular flowers in dense showy heads beebalm , bee balm , bergamot mint , Monarda didyma , oswego tea
flared opening of a tubular device bell
gentian of eastern North America having tubular blue or white flowers that open little if at all blind gentian , bottle gentian , closed gentian , Gentiana andrewsii
slender tubular instrument used to examine the bronchial tubes bronchoscope
tubular glass or plastic bead sewn onto clothing for decoration bugle
desert plant of southern California with blue or violet tubular flowers in terminal racemes California bluebell , Phacelia minor , Phacelia whitlavia , whitlavia
cuplike or ringlike or tubular structure of a flower which bears the sepals and stamens and calyx (as in Rosaceae) calyx tube , floral cup , hypanthium
tubular pasta filled with meat or cheese cannelloni
tubular pasta filled with cheese and baked in a tomato sauce cannelloni
tropical Old World shrub having purple or red tubular flowers and leaf markings resembling the profile of a human face caricature plant , Graptophyllum pictum
wildflower having vibrant deep pink tubular evening-blooming flowers; found in sandy and desert areas from southern California to southern Colorado and into Mexico Colorado four o'clock , desert four o'clock , maravilla , Mirabilis multiflora
tall leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular clusters of large tubular pink-purple flowers; leaves yield drug digitalis and are poisonous to livestock common foxglove , Digitalis purpurea , fairy bell , finger-flower , finger-root , fingerflower , fingerroot
tall erect South American herb with large ovate leaves and terminal clusters of tubular white or pink flowers; cultivated for its leaves common tobacco , Nicotiana tabacum
slender tropical fish with a long tubular snout and bony plates instead of scales cornetfish
plant of the genus Corydalis with beautiful compound foliage and spurred tubular flowers corydalis
herniation through the muscular wall of a tubular organ (especially the colon) diverticulum
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