urethral sphincter, musculus sphincter urethrae(noun)
a striated sphincter muscle that constricts the urethra
The collective name for the muscles used to control the flow of urine from the urinary bladder. These muscles surround the urethra, so that when they contract, the urethra is closed.
The numerical value of urethral sphincter in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of urethral sphincter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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