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inlet

 [in´let]
a means or route of entrance.
pelvic inlet the upper limit of the pelvis minor; called also pelvic brim and superior aperture of pelvis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·let

(in'let), [TA]
A passage leading into a cavity.
Synonym(s): aditus [TA]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·let

(in'lĕt) [TA]
A passage leading into a cavity.
Synonym(s): aditus [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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