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mesorectum

[mez-uh-rek-tuh m, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈrɛk təm, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/
noun, plural mesorectums, mesorecta
[mez-uh-rek-tuh, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˌmɛz əˈrɛk tə, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə-/ (Show IPA).
Anatomy
1.
the mesentery of the rectum.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; meso- + rectum
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mesorectum in Medicine

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

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