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Term:bulbourethral gland morphology trait
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Accession:VT:0001169 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the shape, structure, color, or pattern of the gland in males that lies along the prostate gland and secretes a fluid component of the seminal fluid into the urethra.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Cowper's gland morphology trait
 xref: ATOL:0000346

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  vertebrate trait 2384
    organ system trait 1553
      reproductive system trait 66
        reproductive system morphology trait 66
          male reproductive system morphology trait 8
            bulbourethral gland morphology trait 0
              bulbourethral gland ductal cell quantity 0
              bulbourethral gland size trait + 0
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