* * *ves·i·co·ure·thral .ves-i-kō-yu̇-'rē-thrəl adj of, relating to, or connecting the urinary bladder and the urethra <the \vesicourethral junction>
* * *ves·i·co·ure·thral (ves″ĭ-ko-u-reґthrəl) pertaining to or communicating with the urinary bladder and the urethra.
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