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Definitions and Synonyms of testis | Another word for testis | What is testis?

Definition 1: one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens - [noun denoting body]

Samples where testis or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she kicked him in the balls and got away

Synonyms for testis in the sense of this definition

(testis is a kind of ...) a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced

(testis is a kind of ...) the reproductive organs of a man

(... is a kind of testis ) a man's testicles (from Cockney rhyming slang: cobbler's awl rhymes with ball)

(... is a kind of testis ) a testis that fails to move into the scrotum as the male fetus develops

"undescended testicles have an increased risk for cancer"

(testis is a part of ...) a duct that carries spermatozoa from the epididymis to the ejaculatory duct

(testis is a part of ...) network of tubules carrying sperm from the seminiferous tubules to the vasa efferentia

(testis is a part of ...) a convoluted tubule in each testis; carries sperm to vas deferens

(testis is a part of ...) a branch of the aorta supplying the testicles

(testis is a part of ...) any of the numerous long convoluted tubules in the testis which are the sites where spermatozoa mature

(testis is a part of ...) a vein from the testicles

(testis is a part of ...) a structure resembling a cord that suspends the testis within the scrotum and contains the vas deferens and other vessels and nerves

(... is part of testis) external male sex organs

(... is part of testis) the reproductive system of males

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