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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The part of the small intestine between the jejunum and the cecum.

Usage examples (31)
  • The ileum is the lower part of the small intestine.
  • Diverted enzymes join the ingested food only in the distal small intestine, otherwise known as the ileum
  • Okay - the Crohn's was affecting my terminal ileum, that is where the small intestine meets the large intestine.
  • It usually occurs in the lower part of the small intestine called the ileum, but can affect any part of the digestive tract. for more
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