noun. a small canal or duct as in some bones and parts of plants.
- epithelial duct
- canaliculus (Latin)
- canalis (Latin)
Example sentences of the word canaliculus
1. Noun, singular or mass
Extracts from the New Zealand green-lipped mussel (Perna canaliculus) have a combination of omega 3 fatty acids and chondroitin that may reduce inflammation and treat joint pain.