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  1. lacrimal duct, lachrymal duct, tear ductnoun

    any of several small ducts that carry tears from the lacrimal glands


  1. tear ductnoun

    A duct that transports tears from the lacrimal sac to the nasal cavity


  1. tear duct

    A tear duct, medically known as the nasolacrimal duct, is a small passage in the corner of the eye, through which tears drain from the eye into the nasal cavity. It is part of the body's system of producing and draining tears which serve to clean, lubricate, and protect the eyes. Blockage or malfunction of the tear duct can lead to persistent tearing or infections.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tear duct in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tear duct in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • TränenkanalGerman
  • canalicule lacrymal, conduit lacrymal, canal nasolacrymal, canal lacrymalFrench
  • слезный протокRussian
  • drenameatVolapük

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