haustrum

Medical Dictionary

haustrum haus·trum (hô'strəm)
n. pl. haus·tra (hô'strə)
Any of a series of saccules or pouches, especially of the colon.


haus'tral adj.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: haustration
Next Definition: haut
Words Near: haustrum
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for haustrum
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing haustrum
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature