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      n   pl   , -roi   , -ra   the first-formed anterior part of the embryonic kidney in vertebrates, which remains functional in the larvae of the lower vertebrates  
   See also       mesonephros       metanephros  
     (C19: New Latin, from pro-2 + Greek nephros kidney)  
  pronephric      adj  
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