[duhk-tool, -tyool] /ˈdʌk tul, -tyul/

noun, Anatomy, Zoology.
a small .
(anatomy, zoology) a small duct

ductule duc·tule (dŭk’tōōl’, -tyōōl’)
A small duct.
duc’tu·lar (-tə-lər, -tyə-) adj.


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