annexa


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accessory structures

[TA]
parts accessory to the main organ or structure.
Synonym(s): accessory organs (1) , adnexa, annexa

annexa

See adnexa.

ad·nex·a

(ad-nek'să)
Parts accessory to an organ or structure, especially the uterus.
See also: appendage
Synonym(s): annexa.
[L. connected parts]