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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Part of the digestive tube below the stomach.

Usage examples (36)
  • The human intestine is 22ft long, and yet humans are only 6ft tall.
  • A congenital defect in which part of the intestine is completely blocked or absent.
  • The bad news: the endoscopy showed that Buster's entire stomach, small intestine and large intestine is "grossly diseased".
  • After 2d or 14d of endotoxin exposure, hardly any gammadelta T-cells were detected in the upper mucosa of the preterm intestine (A+B). for more
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