Adnexa?

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what is the plural form of adnexa?

anti
Hi,

According to http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/adnexa


the term 'adnexa' is the plural form of 'adnexus'.

Clive

ad·nex·a


/ædˈnɛksə/ Show Spelled[ad-nek-suh]

–plural noun Anatomy .
parts added, attached, or adjunct to another or others, as the eyelids and tear glands in relation to the eyeball.




Origin:
1895–1900; < L, neut. pl. of adnexus
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Hi,

What is the plural form of adnexa?

The word adnexa means appendages or auxiliary parts (plural) , usually referring to the fallopian tubes and ovaries.

Adnexa, feces, genitalia, menses, scabies, tongs, tweezers are always plural.

Circulation, vision, ascites, and herpes are singular in meaning.

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Sri
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sir
thank you very much
anti
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