How to Pronounce ureter?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ureter" is [jˈʊ͡əɹɛtə], [jˈʊ‍əɹɛtə], [j_ˈʊə_ɹ_ɛ_t_ə].

"Ureter" in context

The ureter is a tube that connects the kidney to the bladder and transports urine from the kidney to the bladder for excretion. It is an important part of the urinary system, which allows the body to excrete waste from the kidneys. The ureter is typically between 8 and 12 inches in length and is composed of muscle fibers that control the wavelike contractions that help push urine along its length. The ureter runs through the body wall and is located posterior to the peritoneal cavity and the pelvic brim.

Usage over time for ureter:

This graph shows how "ureter" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

25 words made out of letters URETER

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