appendices

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appendix   (ə-pěn'dĭks)  Pronunciation Key 
Plural appendixes or appendices (ə-pěn'-dĭ-sēz')
A tubular projection attached to the cecum of the large intestine and located on the lower right side of the abdomen. Also called vermiform appendix.
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