receptaculum


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receptaculum

 [re″sep-tak´u-lum] (L.)
a receptacle or container.
receptaculum chy´li cisterna chyli.

re·cep·tac·u·lum

, pl.

re·cep·tac·u·la

(rē'sep-tak'yū-lŭm, -lă),
A receptacle.
Synonym(s): reservoir
[L. fr. re-cipio, pp. -ceptus, to receive, fr. capio, to take]

receptaculum

/re·cep·tac·u·lum/ (re″sep-tak´u-lum) pl. receptac´ula   [L.] a vessel or receptacle.
receptaculum chy´li  cisterna chyli.

re·cep·tac·u·lum

, pl. receptacula (rē-sĕp-tak'yū-lŭm, -lă)
A receptacle.
Synonym(s): reservoir.
[L. fr. re-cipio, pp. -ceptus, to receive, fr. capio, to take]

receptaculum

pl. receptacula [L.] a vessel or receptacle.

receptaculum chyli
cisterna chyli.
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The receptacula frequently possess a huge basal lobe and the receptaculum looks somewhat tripartite (Fig.
It narrows considerably and opens into the receptaculum seminalis that is surrounded by columnar epithelium.
talis vero substantia alterius vel plurimarum aliarum substantiarum receptaculum esse nequeat.