nephrostome definition

  • noun:
    • The ciliated funnel-shaped inner orifice of a nephridium to the coelom in some invertebrates and reduced vertebrates.
    • The funnel-shaped opening of a nephridium to the human anatomy hole.
    • The funnel-shaped orifice of a nephridium in to the human body cavity.
    • one of many ciliated infundibular orifices of a primitive renal. See pronephron.
    • just like nephrostoma.

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