mesorectum

mesorectum

[mez-uh-rek-tuhm, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-]
noun, plural mesorectums, mesorecta [mez-uh-rek-tuh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] . Anatomy.
the mesentery of the rectum.

Origin:
1825–35; meso- + rectum

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mesorectum mes·o·rec·tum (měz'ə-rěk'təm, měs'-)
n.
The mesentery supporting the rectum.

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