rete cord

rete cord

[′rēd·ē ‚kȯrd]
(embryology)
One of the deep, anastomosing strands of cells of the medullary cords of the vertebrate embryo that form the rete testis or the rete ovarii.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.