- Lau·rer's canal 'lau̇-rərz- n a muscular duct in some trematode worms that arises from the oviduct between the ovary and the omphalomesenteric duct and passes to the dorsal surfaceLaurer Johann Friedrich (1798-1873)German pharmacologist. Laurer described Laurer's canal in an article published in 1830.
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laurer's canal — ˈlau̇(r)ərz , ˈlau̇rəz noun Usage: usually capitalized L Etymology: after Johann Friedrich Laurer died 1873 German pharmacologist : a muscular duct in some trematode worms that arises from the oviduct between the ovary and the vitalleine duct and … Useful english dictionary
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