retractile


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retractile

 [re-trak´til]
susceptible of being drawn back.

re·trac·tile

(rē-trak'til),
Retractable; capable of being drawn back.

retractile

/re·trac·tile/ (re-trak´til) able to be drawn back.

re·trac·tile

(rē-trak'til)
Retractable; capable of being drawn back.

retractile

capable of being drawn back.
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Since GNRHR is also expressed in testes, it may also be suggested that GNRHR expressed in the testes that may be responsive to peripherally produced GnRH may be directly involved in their proper descend and development, and a mutation in GNRHR may lead to small retractile testes.
The most common clinical challenge is to differentiate a retractile from a "true" UDT.
If upon release the testis remains in a scrotal position, it should be declared a retractile testis.
Las larvas del genero presentan una morfologia atipica; la cabeza, el pronoto y el mesonoto son delgados, elongados y retractiles, caracter unico entre los Trichoptera conocidos.
The survey targeted two groups of participants, including those undergoing medical circumcision, which involves a screening to confirm that the foreskin is retractile and is performed with mild anesthesia, and those undergoing ritual circumcision, which features no such screening and completely lacks anesthesia.
In a crosslinked network, as the chains between crosslinks become increasingly elongated an elastic retractile force develops [35].
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Foot retractile, longer than the animal, usually ends in two toes.
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Major filamentous structured adhesins, Type IV pili are retractile and mediate a mode of surface translocation termed twitching motility.
The cells produce a large number of stress fibers composed of alpha-Smooth Muscle Actin ([alpha]-SMA) in order to increase their retractile properties.