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mesocecum

[mez-uh-see-kuh m, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈsi kəm, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/
noun, plural mesoceca
[mez-uh-see-kuh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈsi kə, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy
1.
the mesentery of the cecum.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; meso- + cecum
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mesocecal
[mez-uh-see-kuh l, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈsi kəl, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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mesoceca in Medicine

mesocecum mes·o·ce·cum (měz'ə-sē'kəm, měs'-)
n.
The part of the mesentery attached to the cecum.


mes'o·ce'cal (-kəl) adj.
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