[ih-muhngk-tuh-ree] /ɪˈmʌŋk tə ri/ Physiology
noun, plural emunctories.
a part or organ of the body, as the skin or a kidney, that functions in carrying off waste products.
of or relating to a bodily organ or duct having an excretory function
noun (pl) -ries
an excretory organ or duct, such as a skin pore
emunctory e·munc·to·ry (ĭ-mŭngk’tə-rē)
Serving to carry waste out of the body; excretory. n.
An organ or duct that removes or carries waste from the body.
- Emu parade
noun 1. (Austral) an army exercise devoted to emu-bobbing 2. Also called emu walk. an organized session of combing an area for clues, esp by the police
v. variant of implore.
[em-pleyn] /ɛmˈpleɪn/ verb (used with or without object), emplaned, emplaning. 1. . /ɪmˈpleɪn/ verb 1. to board or put on board an aeroplane
[em-plek-tahyt] /ɛmˈplɛk taɪt/ noun 1. a mineral, copper and bismuth sulfide, occurring in the form of thin gray prisms, found with quartz.