Definition of Meatus. Meaning of Meatus. Synonyms of Meatus

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Definition of Meatus

Meatus
Meatus Me*a"tus, n. sing. & pl.; E. pl. Meatuses. [L., a going, passage, fr. meare to go.] (Anat.) A natural passage or canal; as, the external auditory meatus. See Illust. of Ear.

Meaning of Meatus from wikipedia

- anatomy, a meatus /miːˈeɪtəs/, plural "meatus" or "meatuses", is a natural body opening or canal. Meatus may refer to: the external acoustic meatus, the opening...
- The urinary meatus, also known as the external urethral ****, is the opening or meatus of the urethra. It is the point where urine exits the urethra...
- The internal auditory meatus (also meatus acusticus internus, internal acoustic meatus, internal auditory canal, or internal acoustic canal) is a canal...
- A nasal meatus is a nasal p****age of the nasal cavity, of which there are three; the superior meatus, middle meatus and inferior meatus. These nasal meatuses...
- The ear canal (external acoustic meatus, external auditory meatus, EAM; Latin: meatus acusticus externus) is a tube running from the outer ear to the middle...
- Auditory meatus can refer to: external auditory meatus internal auditory meatus...
- – ourḗthrā) is a tube that connects the urinary bladder to the urinary meatus for the removal of urine from the body. In males, the urethra travels through...
- Meatus acusticus can refer to: Ear canal (meatus acusticus externus) Internal auditory meatus (meatus acusticus internus)...
- Acoustic meatus may refer to: Internal acoustic meatus (or internal auditory meatus) External acoustic meatus (or ear canal)...
- conchae (turbinates) is the meatus space, with names that correspond to the turbinates, e.g. superior turbinate, superior meatus, et alii. The internal roof...
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